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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 171 172 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 21 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.29% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £224 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £470 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £291
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £37.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +158.62%
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
1917 2252 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.33% 37.67% 36.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 1736 1782
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 54
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.30 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 (18.75%) Analytics
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) PHP
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (12.50%) MS Office
4 6 (12.50%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) Finance
4 6 (12.50%) jQuery
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 5 (10.42%) Subversion
5 5 (10.42%) Web Analytics
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) Adobe
5 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.42%) Web Services
5 5 (10.42%) Apache
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.33%) Puppet
6 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
6 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.17%) WordPress
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (4.17%) WebEx
2 2 (4.17%) MPLS
2 2 (4.17%) BGP
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 2 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) H.323
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
3 4 (8.33%) OLAP
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) WATIR
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Yeoman
5 1 (2.08%) Bower
5 1 (2.08%) Calabash
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
5 1 (2.08%) Appium
5 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.08%) RSpec
5 1 (2.08%) JBehave
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Architect
3 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
5 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Content Editor
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Producer
6 1 (2.08%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
1 7 (14.58%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) jQuery
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) LAMP
5 2 (4.17%) RESTful
5 2 (4.17%) CSS3
5 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 2 (4.17%) Akka
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (2.08%) FreeMarker
6 1 (2.08%) Velocity
6 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.08%) Java EE
6 1 (2.08%) Ajax
6 1 (2.08%) XMPP
6 1 (2.08%) Spring
6 1 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Animation
2 2 (4.17%) Learning Management System
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Interactive TV
2 2 (4.17%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.17%) Streaming Media
2 2 (4.17%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.08%) BBC
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Analytics
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.42%) Web Analytics
3 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.33%) DevOps
4 4 (8.33%) ETL
4 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) TDD
4 4 (8.33%) Web Development
4 4 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.25%) Scrum
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) MVC
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) PHP
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Scala
6 2 (4.17%) C
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) Haskell
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CCNP
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Adobe
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Juniper
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Omniture
5 1 (2.08%) Polycom
5 1 (2.08%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Maxymiser
5 1 (2.08%) comScore
5 1 (2.08%) hybris
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago