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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 195 219 198
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 12 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.083% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 16
Average daily rate
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£433 £355 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.83% +15.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £311 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.50%
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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
3084 4039 4138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.20% 56.15% 59.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 3014 3124
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 60 54
Average hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.53 £52.66 £49.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Extranet
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) OSPF
3 4 (25.00%) BGP
3 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (25.00%) ATM
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) E-Learning
5 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (12.50%) Advertising
5 2 (12.50%) C#

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.25%) InDesign
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) Extranet
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (25.00%) ATM
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) OSPF
2 4 (25.00%) BGP
2 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Advertising
4 2 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.25%) Law
5 1 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Instructional Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) E-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Photography
3 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
1 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MOS
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Omniture
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe