The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 176 181 167
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 21 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.65% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 46
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£413 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £215 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
-25.58% -
Digital Media
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2041 2722 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.55% 37.52% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 2013 2196
Average daily rate £466 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 59 65
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the City of London region.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) MVC
3 10 (20.00%) .NET
4 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 9 (18.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 9 (18.00%) BDD
5 8 (16.00%) Java
5 8 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 7 (14.00%) User Experience
7 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (12.00%) JIRA
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) PHP
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.00%) MySQL
8 5 (10.00%) Web Services
8 5 (10.00%) OOP
8 5 (10.00%) Python
8 5 (10.00%) Social Media
8 5 (10.00%) Scala
9 4 (8.00%) PHP5
9 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.00%) InDesign
2 1 (2.00%) Mingle
2 1 (2.00%) Gephi
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Mahout
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.00%) Azkaban
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.00%) Yeoman
5 1 (2.00%) Bower
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Toad
5 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Publishing
2 3 (6.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) CSS
3 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) LAMP
5 4 (8.00%) Ajax
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Laravel
6 3 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) XSL
7 2 (4.00%) DHTML
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Social Media
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) W3C
4 1 (2.00%) BBC
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) TDD
3 9 (18.00%) BDD
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (8.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Web Development
7 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) User Stories
8 3 (6.00%) Content Management
8 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) SOA
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) C#
1 8 (16.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) PHP
3 5 (10.00%) Python
3 5 (10.00%) Scala
4 4 (8.00%) Ruby
4 4 (8.00%) PHP5
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) GISP
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Zend
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Rate: £13.20 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago