The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 141 145 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.099% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.36% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
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£488 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £413 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £413 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Digital Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
807 832 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.24% 27.32% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 473 351
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 86 89
Average hourly rate £25.85 £26.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £16.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Media across the East of England region.

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the East of England region.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £488 - 2
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
3 2 (28.57%) SMACSS
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) UX Design
3 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) LESS
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) LESS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
3 1 (14.29%) IPTV
3 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) UX Design
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) SMACSS
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Sony
2 1 (14.29%) FatWire
2 1 (14.29%) Pega
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Guidewire
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft