The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 194 214 209
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.38% -35.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-34.88% -64.16%
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2993 4144 4683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.88% 58.32% 59.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2247 3125 3556
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 77 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -0.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Multimedia
London

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
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 24 July 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 5 (41.67%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 3 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) DRM
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Publishing
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Social Media
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) MRTG
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Qt

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
1 3 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Content Editor
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Training Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
2 1 (8.33%) Ergonomics
2 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) DRM
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Econometrics
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Omniture
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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