The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Media
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.48% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.02 £32.26
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
165 168 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.09% 26.71% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 100 77
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Median hourly rate £14.60 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £11.19 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.81 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) hybris
4 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) JSON

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bower
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) DOM
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) hybris
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle