The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -
Multimedia
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
354 396 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.19% 41.60% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 238 165
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Multimedia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire