The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 117 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.19% -
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £220
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +47.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £38.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-58.50% +78.82%
Multimedia
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1146 1131 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.72% 42.99% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 529 374
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 37
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multimedia across the Berkshire region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Berkshire region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia.

1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Unified Communications
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Photography
4 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) VoIP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Audio Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Voice Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Photography
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) User Stories
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Web Design
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
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