The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media 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 New Media over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 185 202 198
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing New Media 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
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£600 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -22.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £312 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.93% -30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
New Media
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1972 2334 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.80% 37.71% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1770 1724
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 50
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £11.65 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.40 £46.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

New Media
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 New Media across the City of London region.

New Media Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

New Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Media across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

New Media Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

New Media
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 New Media across the City of London region.

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing New Media 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 New Media.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (8.33%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Cadence
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data
6 1 (8.33%) UX Design
6 1 (8.33%) Market Research
6 1 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing New Media 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) UX Design
5 1 (8.33%) Market Research
5 1 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cadence