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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 159 145 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 6 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.01% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 26
Median daily rate £363 £325 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £380 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.02 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.13% +18.87%
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
1284 1388 2151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.57% 40.34% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1072 1667
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 36
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.85 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 28 (77.78%) Web Development
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) PHP
3 26 (72.22%) Java
3 26 (72.22%) CRM
3 26 (72.22%) ERP
3 26 (72.22%) Network Security
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) .NET
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 7 (19.44%) Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) jQuery
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) User Experience
8 5 (13.89%) HTML5
8 5 (13.89%) Web Services
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.89%) TDD
9 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Time Management
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 4 (11.11%) Node.js

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 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Kentico
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) SPSS
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Base SAS
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) RethinkDB
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.78%) Bundler
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.78%) Mocha
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Magento Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Scrum Master
6 2 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) Node.js
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
6 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.56%) RequireJS
6 2 (5.56%) WPF
7 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 3 (8.33%) Economics
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.33%) Statistics
2 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Psychology
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) New Media
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Web Development
2 26 (72.22%) CRM
2 26 (72.22%) ERP
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Time Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.33%) Operations Research
7 3 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) OOP
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (72.22%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) PHP
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 3 (8.33%) R
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) SAS Macro
6 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) Sitecore
1 3 (8.33%) Tableau
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Demandware
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) hybris
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.78%) Zend