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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 176 180 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 23 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.76% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 43
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£406 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £210 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £476 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £185.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.72%
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
1714 2380 2563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.50% 32.31% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1199 1744 1936
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 63 58
Average hourly rate £18.18 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 13 (24.07%) .NET
1 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) TDD
2 11 (20.37%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) C#
3 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 9 (16.67%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) Project Management
5 8 (14.81%) CSS
5 8 (14.81%) HTML
5 8 (14.81%) Java
6 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.96%) MySQL
6 7 (12.96%) JIRA
7 6 (11.11%) PHP
7 6 (11.11%) Web Services
7 6 (11.11%) OOP
7 6 (11.11%) Python
7 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (11.11%) Social Media
7 6 (11.11%) Scala
8 5 (9.26%) QA
8 5 (9.26%) jQuery
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.26%) OO
8 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.26%) CMS
8 5 (9.26%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) SPSS
1 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.85%) InDesign
1 1 (1.85%) Mingle
1 1 (1.85%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.70%) Azkaban
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.85%) Mahout
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
2 4 (7.41%) Selenium
2 4 (7.41%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Toad
5 1 (1.85%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Build Forge
5 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Designer
7 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) HTML
4 6 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (9.26%) jQuery
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (7.41%) LAMP
6 4 (7.41%) Ajax
7 3 (5.56%) XML
7 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (5.56%) Laravel
7 3 (5.56%) WCF
8 2 (3.70%) Kafka
8 2 (3.70%) Grails
8 2 (3.70%) XSL
8 2 (3.70%) DHTML
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (3.70%) NHS
2 2 (3.70%) W3C
2 2 (3.70%) DTV
2 2 (3.70%) IPTV
2 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.70%) FMCG
3 1 (1.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) BBC
3 1 (1.85%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) TDD
2 11 (20.37%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 9 (16.67%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) OOP
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.56%) Analytics
9 3 (5.56%) User Stories
9 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.56%) Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Content Management
9 3 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) C#
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) PHP
4 6 (11.11%) Python
4 6 (11.11%) Scala
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
5 4 (7.41%) PHP5
5 4 (7.41%) SQL
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) GISP
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Zend
1 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.56%) Tableau
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) Talend
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago