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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 172 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 1 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.054% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Median daily rate £300 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - £14.00
Multimedia
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
1868 2954 2931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.99% 53.47% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1524 2279 2180
Median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 30
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.49 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.21 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Multimedia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Graphic Design
2 5 (83.33%) Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (83.33%) Digital Media
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
1 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Media
1 5 (83.33%) Graphic Design
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (83.33%) Psychology
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe