The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia 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 Multimedia over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 123 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% - 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.56% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
Multimedia
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
719 761 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.17% 29.74% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 459 388
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 69
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £13.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £46.00 £40.00
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 the East of England

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Multimedia
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 Multimedia across the East of England region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Multimedia
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 Multimedia across the East of England region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Norfolk - 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 2
Suffolk - 1 £330 -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (70.00%) Web Design
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
3 6 (60.00%) Adobe
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) UML
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Publishing
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Content Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) Marketing

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Megaco
2 1 (10.00%) RTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
1 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Junior
1 4 (40.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PC Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PC Support
4 1 (10.00%) PC Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (40.00%) LESS
3 4 (40.00%) Sass
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Social Media
4 3 (30.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (20.00%) Psychology
6 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Web Design
1 7 (70.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Email Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) SMACSS
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) UX Design
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya