The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry 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 Music Industry over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Music Industry
Rank 195 213 200
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.044% 0.016%
As % of the General category 0.034% 0.079% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£145 £265 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% -29.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Music Industry
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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
2909 3805 3436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.46% 55.69% 55.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2291 2899 2623
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 £298 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 54 56
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.43 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £40.00 £47.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Music Industry Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Music Industry
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 Music Industry across the City of London region.

Music Industry Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Music Industry
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Content Management

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Content Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) DataFlux