The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia 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 Multimedia 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
Multimedia
Rank 191 211 204
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 8 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.27% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 16
Average daily rate
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£285 £200 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £274 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £33.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% -1.48%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2941 4308 4802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.61% 58.48% 60.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2177 3205 3622
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 66 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.02 £51.15 £51.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Multimedia
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 Multimedia across the City of London region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Multimedia
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 Multimedia across the City of London region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Multimedia
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 Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) E-Learning
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) GitHub
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) DRM
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) C

Multimedia
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 Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Creative Web Designer
2 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Instructional Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Training Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Qt
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
2 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) DRM
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) SEO
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Econometrics
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MOS
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (8.33%) Omniture