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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multimedia
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 4 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.039% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.099% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Median daily rate £165 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £83.75 £15.29
% change year-on-year
-82.68% +447.83%

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
806 1009 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.22% 39.49% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 442 522
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 30
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.70 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Multimedia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 £165 -
Multimedia
South East

Multimedia
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Photography
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Designer
2 4 (80.00%) Junior
2 4 (80.00%) Junior Designer
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (60.00%) Junior Digital Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Photography
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe