The first 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 17 April 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 Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 77 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.80% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £295 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+136.95% -42.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
224 125 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.42% 16.73% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 55 82
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.28% -61.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Digital Media
Scotland

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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Web Editor
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree