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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 400 438 436
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -2
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 231 203 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.15% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 136 138
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £650 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.03 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £17.96 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £23.21 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
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
16545 17601 17272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.35% 33.36% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10762 11157 10618
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 745 754
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 102 £400 - 44
North West +26 29 £350 +5.26% 12
South East +10 24 £360 -10.00% 10
West Midlands -17 23 £350 -46.15% 2
South West +11 19 £279 -11.15% 27
East of England +9 12 £330 -49.23% 15
Yorkshire +22 11 £353 -11.87% 3
East Midlands - 9 £350 - 3
North East - 1 £550 - 2
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 386 (67.13%) JavaScript
2 366 (63.65%) Web Development
3 362 (62.96%) Java
4 359 (62.43%) PHP
5 350 (60.87%) CRM
6 338 (58.78%) ERP
6 338 (58.78%) Network Security
7 170 (29.57%) HTML
8 149 (25.91%) CSS
9 138 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (17.91%) .NET
11 100 (17.39%) HTML5
12 86 (14.96%) C#
13 79 (13.74%) jQuery
14 72 (12.52%) CSS3
15 71 (12.35%) SQL
16 67 (11.65%) AngularJS
17 66 (11.48%) E-Commerce
18 65 (11.30%) Telecoms
19 62 (10.78%) Marketing
20 61 (10.61%) MVC
20 61 (10.61%) SQL Server
21 60 (10.43%) Windows
22 56 (9.74%) TDD
22 56 (9.74%) User Experience
22 56 (9.74%) Front End Development
23 52 (9.04%) Microsoft
24 47 (8.17%) Finance
24 47 (8.17%) ASP.NET
25 45 (7.83%) Linux

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (5.91%) CMS
2 17 (2.96%) WordPress
3 15 (2.61%) Drupal
4 14 (2.43%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.09%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.74%) Confluence
7 9 (1.57%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.22%) IIS
9 7 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.04%) SAS
11 4 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.52%) Apache
12 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.35%) nginx
13 2 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 26 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (2.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.74%) MS Office
6 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (1.04%) InDesign
8 4 (0.70%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.70%) MS Project
8 4 (0.70%) SPSS
9 2 (0.35%) GIMP
9 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.26%) Magento
3 4 (0.70%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.83%) Office 365
4 15 (2.61%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.91%) SaaS
6 7 (1.22%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.35%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 338 (58.78%) Network Security
2 16 (2.78%) DNS
3 14 (2.43%) DHCP
4 13 (2.26%) Firewall
5 12 (2.09%) Internet
6 9 (1.57%) SAN
7 6 (1.04%) LDAP
8 5 (0.87%) FTP
8 5 (0.87%) MPLS
8 5 (0.87%) VPN
9 4 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.70%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.70%) LAN
9 4 (0.70%) NAS
9 4 (0.70%) WAN
10 3 (0.52%) DSL
10 3 (0.52%) HTTP
10 3 (0.52%) Intranet
10 3 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (0.52%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.13%) MySQL
3 14 (2.43%) Big Data
4 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (1.91%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.74%) OLAP
7 9 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.52%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.52%) Triplestore
12 2 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 39 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.30%) JIRA
3 17 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.09%) gulp
5 11 (1.91%) Axure RP
5 11 (1.91%) Xcode
6 10 (1.74%) Grunt
7 9 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.22%) NUnit
8 7 (1.22%) Selenium
8 7 (1.22%) Subversion
8 7 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.87%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.70%) Maven
10 4 (0.70%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.70%) Mocha
10 4 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (11.30%) Telecoms
2 62 (10.78%) Marketing
3 47 (8.17%) Finance
4 34 (5.91%) Retail
5 18 (3.13%) Games
6 14 (2.43%) Brand Awareness
7 11 (1.91%) German Language
8 10 (1.74%) Advertising
9 9 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.39%) Publishing
11 7 (1.22%) Banking
12 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 281 (48.87%) Developer
2 51 (8.87%) .NET Developer
3 41 (7.13%) Analyst
4 40 (6.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 37 (6.43%) Architect
6 35 (6.09%) Designer
7 33 (5.74%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.39%) PHP Developer
9 26 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 25 (4.35%) iOS Developer
10 25 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 20 (3.48%) Business Analyst
11 20 (3.48%) Full Stack Developer
11 20 (3.48%) Senior Developer
11 20 (3.48%) UX Designer
12 18 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (3.13%) C# Developer
12 18 (3.13%) Consultant
13 16 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
14 14 (2.43%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (29.57%) HTML
2 149 (25.91%) CSS
3 103 (17.91%) .NET
4 100 (17.39%) HTML5
5 79 (13.74%) jQuery
6 72 (12.52%) CSS3
7 67 (11.65%) AngularJS
8 47 (8.17%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.57%) Node.js
10 30 (5.22%) REST
10 30 (5.22%) Web Services
11 28 (4.87%) RESTful
11 28 (4.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (3.83%) JSON
12 22 (3.83%) Sass
13 20 (3.48%) .NET Framework
13 20 (3.48%) React
14 19 (3.30%) XML
15 17 (2.96%) Entity Framework
16 15 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.74%) User Experience
2 29 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.17%) Social Media
4 17 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.09%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
8 8 (1.39%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.04%) GPGPU
11 5 (0.87%) Statistics
12 4 (0.70%) Blog
12 4 (0.70%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.70%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.70%) Replication
13 3 (0.52%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.52%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.52%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.43%) Windows
2 45 (7.83%) Linux
3 34 (5.91%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 23 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.30%) Android
7 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.91%) CentOS
8 11 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.39%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.87%) SUSE
10 5 (0.87%) Unix
10 5 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.70%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (63.65%) Web Development
2 350 (60.87%) CRM
3 338 (58.78%) ERP
4 138 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 61 (10.61%) MVC
7 56 (9.74%) Front End Development
7 56 (9.74%) TDD
8 36 (6.26%) Scrum
8 36 (6.26%) SEO
9 34 (5.91%) Analytics
10 28 (4.87%) Digital Marketing
10 28 (4.87%) Migration
11 26 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (4.52%) iOS Development
11 26 (4.52%) Project Management
12 25 (4.35%) OO
13 21 (3.65%) BDD
13 21 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (3.65%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 386 (67.13%) JavaScript
2 362 (62.96%) Java
3 359 (62.43%) PHP
4 86 (14.96%) C#
5 71 (12.35%) SQL
6 21 (3.65%) Objective-C
7 19 (3.30%) C++
8 18 (3.13%) Apple Swift
9 14 (2.43%) Ruby
10 13 (2.26%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.26%) Python
11 12 (2.09%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.39%) Perl
14 5 (0.87%) AWK
14 5 (0.87%) sed
15 4 (0.70%) R
15 4 (0.70%) Scala
15 4 (0.70%) SPARQL
15 4 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (5.91%) Degree
2 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
2 5 (0.87%) PMP
2 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (0.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.70%) ISEB
3 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.52%) CCNA
4 3 (0.52%) CCNP
4 3 (0.52%) MBA
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.35%) MCSA
5 2 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.17%) MCTS
6 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.96%) QA
2 7 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) Basel II
3 1 (0.17%) GCP
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.74%) Docker
3 5 (0.87%) Samba
3 5 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.70%) StorNext
4 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) oVirt
6 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.17%) vCloud
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.43%) Puppet
2 8 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Ansible
3 3 (0.52%) Nagios
3 3 (0.52%) SCOM
3 3 (0.52%) vMotion
4 2 (0.35%) Kibana
4 2 (0.35%) logstash
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.35%) Terraform
5 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.17%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.17%) Graphite
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.17%) Packer
5 1 (0.17%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.17%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.22%) Adobe
3 22 (3.83%) Google
3 22 (3.83%) Oracle
4 16 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.09%) VMware
5 12 (2.09%) Zend
6 11 (1.91%) Vertica
7 10 (1.74%) Cisco
7 10 (1.74%) hybris
7 10 (1.74%) Marketo
8 7 (1.22%) Omniture
8 7 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.22%) Talend
9 6 (1.04%) Tableau
10 5 (0.87%) Dell
10 5 (0.87%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.70%) Facebook
11 4 (0.70%) HP
11 4 (0.70%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago