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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 172 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 23 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 30
Average daily rate
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£250 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £510 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £37.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +194.11%
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
1973 2385 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.35% 37.89% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1789 1758
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £13.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.10 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) CSS
2 10 (19.61%) Analytics
3 9 (17.65%) jQuery
3 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 9 (17.65%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) PHP
4 7 (13.73%) Linux
4 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
4 7 (13.73%) Finance
4 7 (13.73%) Subversion
4 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (11.76%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) Apache
5 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) MySQL
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
6 5 (9.80%) Adobe
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Google
6 5 (9.80%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) TDD
6 5 (9.80%) Social Media
6 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.80%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) WordPress
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.92%) Node.js
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.92%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Google Analytics
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.96%) Force.com
5 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (3.92%) WebEx
2 2 (3.92%) IPsec
2 2 (3.92%) MPLS
2 2 (3.92%) BGP
2 2 (3.92%) DVB
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) H.323
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) OLAP
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Grunt
5 2 (3.92%) webpack
5 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) RSpec
6 1 (1.96%) JBehave
6 1 (1.96%) WATIR
6 1 (1.96%) Appium
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Yeoman
6 1 (1.96%) Calabash
6 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Developer
2 5 (9.80%) Architect
3 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Scala Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Producer
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Content Editor
5 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) CSS
2 9 (17.65%) jQuery
2 9 (17.65%) Web Services
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
3 6 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
4 4 (7.84%) REST
4 4 (7.84%) CSS3
4 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) LAMP
5 3 (5.88%) RESTful
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (5.88%) Akka
6 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.92%) JPA
6 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.92%) Ajax
6 2 (3.92%) Middleware
6 2 (3.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Social Media
2 4 (7.84%) Animation
2 4 (7.84%) Interactive TV
3 3 (5.88%) W3C
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.92%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.92%) Streaming Media
4 2 (3.92%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.96%) BBC
5 1 (1.96%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) CentOS
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.92%) VMS
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Analytics
3 5 (9.80%) OO
3 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
3 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
3 5 (9.80%) Web Development
3 5 (9.80%) TDD
3 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (7.84%) DevOps
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
4 4 (7.84%) Scrum
4 4 (7.84%) MVC
4 4 (7.84%) ETL
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.88%) BDD
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Java
1 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.73%) PHP
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (3.92%) Haskell
6 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) C
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
1 2 (3.92%) CCNP
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Mesos
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Adobe
1 5 (9.80%) Google
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Omniture
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Avaya
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) BT
5 1 (1.96%) hybris
5 1 (1.96%) Polycom
5 1 (1.96%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.96%) comScore
5 1 (1.96%) Maxymiser
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