The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive 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 Interactive 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
Interactive Media
Rank 575 572 562
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the General category 0.027% 0.045% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £300 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £140 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £54.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Interactive Media
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18182 17872 18059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.53% 38.78% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 11662 11396
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £611 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 412 573
Average hourly rate £31.42 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Interactive Media
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Interactive Media Jobs Demand Trend in England

Interactive Media
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Interactive Media Daily Rate Trend in England

Interactive Media
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interactive Media across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Interactive Media Daily Rate Histogram in England

Interactive Media
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Interactive Media Hourly Rate Trend in England

Interactive 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 Interactive Media within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 5 £300 -31.81% 3
Interactive Media
UK

Interactive Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Games
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Memcached
2 5 (41.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 5 (41.67%) AppFabric
2 5 (41.67%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) NHS
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3

Interactive Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Developer
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Azure Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) UX Designer
4 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (8.33%) CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) AppFabric
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) Memcached
2 5 (41.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 1 (8.33%) Iconography
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
5 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Typography
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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