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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 122 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.10% 1.04% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate - £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
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
982 1149 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.65% 43.41% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 513 550
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 39
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £39.50 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
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 17 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (20.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Training Manager
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing