The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 69 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.38% 0.65% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£110 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £213
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +47.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +117.14%
Multimedia
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 154 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.57% 26.55% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 68 109
Average daily rate £350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £533 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 23
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £33.90 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Multimedia
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 2 £110 -
Cambridge 0 1 - - 2
Multimedia
East of England

Multimedia
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya