The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia 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
Multimedia
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.14% -
As % of the General category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Multimedia
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
227 261 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.47% 35.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 166 161
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £8.75 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham