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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 187 172 191
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 21 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.24% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 26
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -66.66%
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
2208 2178 2715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.71% 37.53% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1581 1987
Average daily rate £475 £470 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.81 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £47.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) Web Services
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
6 4 (9.76%) Marketing
6 4 (9.76%) RESTful
6 4 (9.76%) Puppet
6 4 (9.76%) MS Office
6 4 (9.76%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) Apache
6 4 (9.76%) Adobe
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) REST
6 4 (9.76%) GitHub
7 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
7 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) WordPress
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.88%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) GitHub
3 3 (7.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) H.323
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) NAS
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.44%) WebEx
1 1 (2.44%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) OLAP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) Redis
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Maven
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Mockito
3 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Digital Producer
2 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
3 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.88%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (4.88%) AWS Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Hybris Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
4 4 (9.76%) RESTful
4 4 (9.76%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) Laravel
5 2 (4.88%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) LAMP
6 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) JSP
6 1 (2.44%) J2EE
6 1 (2.44%) XMPP
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.44%) Java EE
6 1 (2.44%) Velocity
6 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.44%) FreeMarker
6 1 (2.44%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Animation
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) ETL
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Web Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) API Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) RUP
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PHP
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) Varnish
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe
2 3 (7.32%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) Omniture
3 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) BT
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Polycom
4 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
4 1 (2.44%) hybris
4 1 (2.44%) Akamai
4 1 (2.44%) comScore
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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