The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 34 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% 0.68% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 2.78% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Digital Media
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 108 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.94% 24.38% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 94 65
Median daily rate £365 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% +12.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (60.00%) Lucene
4 1 (20.00%) IPTV
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) New Media
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) CMS Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Lucene
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IPTV
1 1 (20.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore