The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 133 118 143
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.34% 0.035%
As % of the General category 0.45% 1.04% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £225 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
894 767 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.17% 32.67% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 330 473
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 90 93
Average hourly rate £27.24 £27.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -13.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Multimedia
England

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 11 July 2014. 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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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
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (41.67%) Advertising
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) French Language
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (16.67%) WCDMA
5 2 (16.67%) UMTS
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) LTE
6 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) JTAG
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Cryptography

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) UMTS
2 2 (16.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (8.33%) CDMA
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMS
3 1 (8.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (8.33%) CTI
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) GDB
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
1 5 (41.67%) French Language
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Graphic Designer
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) WAP
3 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (8.33%) SyncML
3 1 (8.33%) JTAPI
3 1 (8.33%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
1 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) bada
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
1 3 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Symbian
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) Verint