The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Media
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing New Media 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
New Media
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
651 773 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.89% 31.22% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 433 398
Median daily rate £413 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.25 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing New Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire