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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £303 £338
% change year-on-year
+32.23% -10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.26 £15.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+108.12% +72.22%
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
55 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.50% 23.41% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 32
Average daily rate £325 £375 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £23.88 £14.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.65% -4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £10.90 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.78 £18.10 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Video Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) New Media
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Web Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) New Media
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Video Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA