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 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
Interactive Media
Rank 584 579 554
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the General category 0.029% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Interactive Media
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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 England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20981 19519 20266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.56% 38.61% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13681 12304 12906
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 496 529
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

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 4 September 2015.

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 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 +3 3 £450 +28.57% 3
South West - 2 £300 -
North West - 1 £450 -
Interactive Media
UK

Interactive Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) Photoshop
1 17 (70.83%) User Experience
2 16 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 15 (62.50%) Information Architecture
3 15 (62.50%) Axure RP
4 14 (58.33%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) MS Visio
6 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 10 (41.67%) InDesign
7 10 (41.67%) Dreamweaver
7 10 (41.67%) Adobe
8 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
10 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
11 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 4 (16.67%) Web Design
12 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.50%) Advertising
12 3 (12.50%) XML
12 3 (12.50%) Acrobat
12 3 (12.50%) Marketing
12 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (8.33%) Blog
13 2 (8.33%) Drupal
13 2 (8.33%) Degree

Interactive 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 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 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Photoshop
2 16 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (58.33%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (54.17%) MS Visio
5 10 (41.67%) InDesign
6 3 (12.50%) Acrobat
7 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
8 1 (4.17%) MS Office
8 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Axure RP
2 10 (41.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Architect
1 14 (58.33%) User Experience Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Author
3 3 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Author
4 2 (8.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior UI Designer
5 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior UI/UX Designer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Editor
5 1 (4.17%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) User Experience
2 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
4 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Social Media
5 2 (8.33%) Blog
6 1 (4.17%) W3C
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (4.17%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 15 (62.50%) Information Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Web Design
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) B2B
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
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Oliver Bernard
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