The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 71 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £263 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.15 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-22.61% +46.84%
Multimedia
South West

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

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
315 296 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.80% 33.79% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 223 212
Average daily rate £363 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £503 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £19.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.52 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Multimedia
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management