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 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 142 181 188
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 30 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 0.33% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 12
Median daily rate £388 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £233 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £660 £494
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
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
1407 1806 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.78% 38.99% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 1427 1554
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 55
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.01 £25.00 £33.18
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 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 City of London region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 55 (75.34%) Java
1 55 (75.34%) Web Development
2 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 53 (72.60%) PHP
3 52 (71.23%) CRM
3 52 (71.23%) ERP
3 52 (71.23%) Network Security
4 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.03%) HTML
6 16 (21.92%) CSS
7 14 (19.18%) User Experience
8 12 (16.44%) C#
8 12 (16.44%) SQL
8 12 (16.44%) .NET
9 11 (15.07%) Marketing
10 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.33%) TDD
11 9 (12.33%) jQuery
12 8 (10.96%) HTML5
12 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
13 7 (9.59%) Degree
13 7 (9.59%) MVC
13 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
14 6 (8.22%) Web Services
14 6 (8.22%) Photoshop
14 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
14 6 (8.22%) Finance
14 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
14 6 (8.22%) RESTful

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.48%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.74%) Drupal
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
2 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) Kentico
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (8.22%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) SPSS
3 2 (2.74%) GIMP
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Magento
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Heroku
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (71.23%) Network Security
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) SNMP
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.48%) MySQL
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Big Data
3 2 (2.74%) Base SAS
3 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.74%) RethinkDB
4 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Axure RP
3 3 (4.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) Bundler
4 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) Grunt
4 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Mocha
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.07%) Marketing
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 3 (4.11%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Designer
4 7 (9.59%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Visual Designer
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.11%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Magento Developer
7 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Product Owner
8 2 (2.74%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) HTML
2 16 (21.92%) CSS
3 12 (16.44%) .NET
4 9 (12.33%) jQuery
5 8 (10.96%) HTML5
6 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.22%) CSS3
7 6 (8.22%) Node.js
7 6 (8.22%) RESTful
7 6 (8.22%) Web Services
8 5 (6.85%) REST
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.11%) XML
10 2 (2.74%) Meteor
10 2 (2.74%) React
10 2 (2.74%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Psychology
5 3 (4.11%) Data Extraction
5 3 (4.11%) Economics
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.11%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.11%) Statistics
5 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.74%) Animation
6 2 (2.74%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) New Media
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) Web Development
2 52 (71.23%) CRM
2 52 (71.23%) ERP
3 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.33%) TDD
6 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.85%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) Analytics
9 4 (5.48%) BDD
9 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) ETL
9 4 (5.48%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.48%) Project Management
9 4 (5.48%) Time Management
10 3 (4.11%) Business Transformation
10 3 (4.11%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (4.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) Java
2 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 53 (72.60%) PHP
3 12 (16.44%) C#
3 12 (16.44%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) Apple Swift
4 3 (4.11%) R
5 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.37%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.37%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) Basel II
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) KVM
2 1 (1.37%) oVirt
2 1 (1.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nagios
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.37%) Kibana
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.37%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Salt
2 1 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Adobe
3 3 (4.11%) hybris
3 3 (4.11%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.11%) Tableau
4 2 (2.74%) Demandware
4 2 (2.74%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Zend
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Dell
5 1 (1.37%) F5
5 1 (1.37%) New Relic
5 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.37%) Vertica
5 1 (1.37%) Xamarin