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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 189 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 2 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.085% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.076% 0.16% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £203 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £323 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.29 - £21.25
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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
2624 3209 3295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.12% 54.43% 57.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2343 2576
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 50 38
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.38 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% -5.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £14.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.61 £42.50 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

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 2 March 2015, 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 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Extranet
2 5 (50.00%) ATM
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (10.00%) InDesign
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) ATM
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) Extranet
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Art Director
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) Photography
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
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NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago