The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank - 80 54
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the General category - 0.35% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £470 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £11.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+46.84% -38.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
796 567 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.09% 44.61% 46.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 282 147
Average daily rate £400 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £11.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.50 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh