The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 396 394 292
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -102
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 203 196 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.18% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 140 224
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Digital Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17200 16582 15837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.43% 32.80% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10989 10105 9794
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 698 643
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in England

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in England

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in England

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in England

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
London -10 126 £425 +6.25% 43
South East 0 35 £350 -24.32% 17
South West -5 19 £313 -3.84% 18
East of England +11 11 £650 +116.66% 1
North West -28 10 £330 - 4
West Midlands +14 7 £650 +136.36% 3
Yorkshire -29 2 £400 +23.07% 1
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 162 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (32.21%) HTML
3 114 (29.61%) JavaScript
4 107 (27.79%) CSS
5 74 (19.22%) HTML5
6 68 (17.66%) Marketing
7 60 (15.58%) Scrum
8 55 (14.29%) CSS3
8 55 (14.29%) User Experience
9 50 (12.99%) PHP
9 50 (12.99%) MySQL
10 48 (12.47%) Linux
10 48 (12.47%) jQuery
11 46 (11.95%) TDD
12 45 (11.69%) Telecoms
12 45 (11.69%) Degree
13 43 (11.17%) CMS
13 43 (11.17%) Java
14 41 (10.65%) Publishing
14 41 (10.65%) Social Media
15 38 (9.87%) Project Management
15 38 (9.87%) SQL
16 37 (9.61%) Adobe
17 36 (9.35%) Web Services
17 36 (9.35%) Content Management
18 35 (9.09%) .NET
19 33 (8.57%) Finance
19 33 (8.57%) Git (software)
19 33 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (8.31%) E-Commerce

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (11.17%) CMS
2 26 (6.75%) Node.js
3 15 (3.90%) Drupal
4 14 (3.64%) Apache
5 13 (3.38%) WordPress
6 11 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.56%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.04%) nginx
11 4 (1.04%) IIS
11 4 (1.04%) JBoss
11 4 (1.04%) Jadu
11 4 (1.04%) Mule ESB
12 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.78%) Zope
12 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.78%) Mule
13 2 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 28 (7.27%) Photoshop
2 20 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (4.42%) MS Office
4 13 (3.38%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.52%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.12%) GitHub
3 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.08%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.38%) Internet
2 9 (2.34%) HTTP
3 8 (2.08%) Firewall
4 6 (1.56%) Intranet
5 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 2 (0.52%) Broadband
6 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.52%) DVB
7 1 (0.26%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.26%) RTSP
7 1 (0.26%) NAS
7 1 (0.26%) ISDN
7 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
7 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.99%) MySQL
2 18 (4.68%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.78%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.78%) SimpleDB
9 3 (0.78%) OLAP
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.16%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.90%) Maven
4 13 (3.38%) Subversion
5 12 (3.12%) Cucumber
6 10 (2.60%) Selenium
7 9 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.08%) JIRA
9 5 (1.30%) JUnit
9 5 (1.30%) Mockito
10 4 (1.04%) Hudson
11 3 (0.78%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.78%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.78%) Ant
12 2 (0.52%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.52%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.52%) Calabash
General
1 68 (17.66%) Marketing
2 45 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 41 (10.65%) Publishing
4 33 (8.57%) Finance
5 16 (4.16%) Multimedia
6 15 (3.90%) Retail
7 12 (3.12%) Advertising
8 8 (2.08%) Games
9 5 (1.30%) Banking
10 4 (1.04%) Back Office
11 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 148 (38.44%) Developer
2 41 (10.65%) Analyst
3 39 (10.13%) Project Manager
4 29 (7.53%) Web Developer
5 25 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 23 (5.97%) Designer
7 22 (5.71%) PHP Developer
8 21 (5.45%) Junior
9 17 (4.42%) Junior Developer
10 12 (3.12%) UI Designer
11 11 (2.86%) Digital Project Manager
11 11 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
12 10 (2.60%) UI/UX Designer
12 10 (2.60%) Java Developer
12 10 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (2.60%) Architect
13 9 (2.34%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.34%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (32.21%) HTML
2 107 (27.79%) CSS
3 74 (19.22%) HTML5
4 55 (14.29%) CSS3
5 48 (12.47%) jQuery
6 36 (9.35%) Web Services
7 35 (9.09%) .NET
8 31 (8.05%) AngularJS
9 21 (5.45%) XML
10 20 (5.19%) Sass
11 19 (4.94%) ASP.NET
12 17 (4.42%) LAMP
12 17 (4.42%) RESTful
13 16 (4.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (3.64%) React
15 11 (2.86%) LESS
15 11 (2.86%) Django
16 10 (2.60%) REST
17 8 (2.08%) Backbone.js
17 8 (2.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.29%) User Experience
2 41 (10.65%) Social Media
3 23 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.12%) Video on Demand
5 12 (3.12%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.08%) Animation
7 7 (1.82%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.30%) Blog
9 4 (1.04%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.04%) MPEG
9 4 (1.04%) Photography
9 4 (1.04%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.04%) IPTV
9 4 (1.04%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.47%) Linux
2 18 (4.68%) Android
3 10 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.56%) UNIX
5 6 (1.56%) Windows
6 2 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.58%) Scrum
3 46 (11.95%) TDD
4 38 (9.87%) Project Management
5 36 (9.35%) Content Management
6 32 (8.31%) E-Commerce
7 31 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (7.79%) Web Development
9 28 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
10 26 (6.75%) OO
10 26 (6.75%) MVC
10 26 (6.75%) BDD
10 26 (6.75%) Analytics
11 24 (6.23%) SEO
11 24 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.97%) DevOps
13 21 (5.45%) Software Engineering
13 21 (5.45%) PRINCE2
14 20 (5.19%) Business Analysis
15 19 (4.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 114 (29.61%) JavaScript
2 50 (12.99%) PHP
3 43 (11.17%) Java
4 38 (9.87%) SQL
5 30 (7.79%) C#
6 22 (5.71%) Ruby
7 18 (4.68%) Python
8 9 (2.34%) C
9 7 (1.82%) Perl
9 7 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.04%) VBScript
10 4 (1.04%) C++
10 4 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.78%) PHP5
11 3 (0.78%) XPath
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) Lua
13 1 (0.26%) Tcl
13 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (11.69%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) ISEB
2 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.26%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.42%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.08%) Docker
2 3 (0.78%) Varnish
2 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) Gluster
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (4.94%) Puppet
2 14 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.38%) Ansible
4 4 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.52%) yum
5 2 (0.52%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.52%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 37 (9.61%) Adobe
2 19 (4.94%) Oracle
3 16 (4.16%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.12%) Facebook
5 11 (2.86%) Twitter
5 11 (2.86%) Google
6 9 (2.34%) Eloqua
6 9 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.08%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.56%) SAP
9 4 (1.04%) HP
9 4 (1.04%) hybris
10 3 (0.78%) Pega
10 3 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.78%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.78%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.78%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.78%) FatWire
10 3 (0.78%) VMware
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