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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 116 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 17 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.22% -
As % of the General category 1.36% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.29 - £21.25
Multimedia
South East

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
1251 1259 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.51% 45.27% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 593 378
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 41
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £28.83 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 February 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 - -
Ascot - - - -
Multimedia
South East

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (42.86%) VoIP
3 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 6 (28.57%) Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) Photography
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) Graphic Design
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
6 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
6 4 (19.05%) Megaco
7 3 (14.29%) IPv4
7 3 (14.29%) IPv6
7 3 (14.29%) MGCP
7 3 (14.29%) RTP
7 3 (14.29%) SS7
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) VoIP
2 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) Megaco
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (14.29%) IPv4
5 3 (14.29%) IPv6
5 3 (14.29%) MGCP
5 3 (14.29%) RTP
5 3 (14.29%) SS7
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) ISUP
7 1 (4.76%) GGSN
7 1 (4.76%) SGSN
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) MGW
7 1 (4.76%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Web Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Service Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Audio Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) XMPP
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Photography
2 5 (23.81%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) IPTV
4 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) Benchmarking
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) VCP4
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Verint
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
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