The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.45% -
As % of the General category - 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
Multimedia
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
92 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.42% 35.43% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 31
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 9
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multimedia across the Dorset region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Dorset region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset