The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank - 72 58
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.16% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.76% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £306 £345
% change year-on-year
+18.36% -11.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.37 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £9.69
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +60.00%
Digital Media
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
356 263 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.45% 21.68% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 122 91
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £236 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £22.14 £16.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.95 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £19.10 £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Advertising
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Document Management
8 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
8 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Social Media
8 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Facebook
8 1 (8.33%) User Experience

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Manager
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
1 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Facebook