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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 94 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £306
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.02 - £14.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.76 £32.26 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +108.12%
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
396 333 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.97% 25.02% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 183 120
Average daily rate £400 £394 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (28.57%) JSR 170
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
4 2 (28.57%) Zend

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Communications Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) JSR 170
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) Google