The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bristol region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 64 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 4 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.51% 1.87% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 10.42% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £295 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -63.41%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 96 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.20% 17.94% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 61 90
Average daily rate £375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £475 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +93.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £35.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £42.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Digital Media 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 Digital Media.

1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) Drupal
6 6 (27.27%) Ajax
6 6 (27.27%) MySQL
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) UML
6 6 (27.27%) Open Source
7 5 (22.73%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) LAMP
7 5 (22.73%) Maven
7 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Zend
7 5 (22.73%) Zend Framework
7 5 (22.73%) Puppet
7 5 (22.73%) Node.js
7 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Star Schema
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Publishing
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Digital Media 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Drupal
2 5 (22.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) CheetahMail
1 1 (4.55%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Star Schema
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 11 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 11 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal Developer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing Campaign Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Campaign Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) LAMP
4 5 (22.73%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) IPTV
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) UML
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Database Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Campaign Management
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PHP
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Unica
2 1 (4.55%) SmartFocus
2 1 (4.55%) SAP