The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia 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
Multimedia
Rank 542 517 495
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -22
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 38 63 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.21% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 43 48
Average daily rate £360 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.81 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.95% -61.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
Multimedia
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%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in England

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in England

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram in England

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in England

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Multimedia
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 Multimedia 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 -11 21 £400 +7.74% 13
South East -13 9 £500 +42.85% 4
South West +3 4 £145 -58.57% 4
East of England - 4 £300 - 1
Multimedia
UK

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 24 (27.91%) Project Management
2 23 (26.74%) Degree
3 22 (25.58%) HTML
4 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (22.09%) Marketing
6 18 (20.93%) Finance
7 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 15 (17.44%) Photoshop
8 15 (17.44%) Adobe
8 15 (17.44%) Web Development
8 15 (17.44%) User Experience
9 14 (16.28%) HTML5
9 14 (16.28%) Web Design
10 13 (15.12%) Digital Media
11 12 (13.95%) jQuery
11 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
11 12 (13.95%) CSS
12 11 (12.79%) LAN
12 11 (12.79%) WAN
12 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.79%) CSS3
13 10 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (11.63%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (11.63%) Cisco
14 9 (10.47%) VoIP
14 9 (10.47%) Ethernet
14 9 (10.47%) SNMP
14 9 (10.47%) Publishing
14 9 (10.47%) Network Security
14 9 (10.47%) QA

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) Lync
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Photoshop
2 10 (11.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.30%) MS Office
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.49%) MS Project
5 2 (2.33%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.79%) LAN
2 11 (12.79%) WAN
3 9 (10.47%) Ethernet
3 9 (10.47%) Network Security
3 9 (10.47%) SNMP
3 9 (10.47%) VoIP
4 8 (9.30%) BGP
4 8 (9.30%) MPLS
4 8 (9.30%) OSPF
5 7 (8.14%) Internet
6 4 (4.65%) DNS
6 4 (4.65%) Firewall
6 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.65%) NetScreen
6 4 (4.65%) SSL
7 3 (3.49%) Wireless
8 2 (2.33%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (2.33%) VPN
8 2 (2.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.65%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 19 (22.09%) Marketing
2 18 (20.93%) Finance
3 9 (10.47%) Publishing
4 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.81%) Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Advertising
7 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.16%) Automotive
8 1 (1.16%) Back Office
8 1 (1.16%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.16%) Front Office
8 1 (1.16%) Games
8 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Designer
2 15 (17.44%) Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (8.14%) Project Manager
3 7 (8.14%) Web Developer
4 5 (5.81%) Architect
4 5 (5.81%) e-Learning Designer
4 5 (5.81%) Instructional Designer
4 5 (5.81%) Visual Designer
5 4 (4.65%) Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (4.65%) Junior
5 4 (4.65%) Junior Developer
5 4 (4.65%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Multimedia Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) HTML
2 14 (16.28%) HTML5
3 12 (13.95%) CSS
3 12 (13.95%) jQuery
4 11 (12.79%) CSS3
5 8 (9.30%) XML
6 6 (6.98%) .NET
6 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.81%) Ajax
7 5 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.81%) Web Services
8 4 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (4.65%) LESS
8 4 (4.65%) Sass
8 4 (4.65%) XSLT
9 3 (3.49%) 802.1X
10 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.33%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (2.33%) React
10 2 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.44%) User Experience
3 13 (15.12%) Digital Media
4 9 (10.47%) Social Media
5 8 (9.30%) e-Learning
5 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
6 7 (8.14%) Data Centre
7 6 (6.98%) Graphic Design
8 5 (5.81%) Economics
9 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.65%) Psychology
10 3 (3.49%) Life Science
10 3 (3.49%) PKI
10 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (2.33%) BBC
11 2 (2.33%) Copywriting
11 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 2 (2.33%) Web 2.0
12 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.81%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Project Management
2 15 (17.44%) Web Development
3 14 (16.28%) Web Design
4 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (9.30%) Content Management
6 8 (9.30%) High Availability
6 8 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (6.98%) Analytics
8 6 (6.98%) OO
8 6 (6.98%) SEO
9 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.81%) Scrum
9 5 (5.81%) Service Management
9 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.65%) Migration
10 4 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.81%) C#
3 1 (1.16%) C
3 1 (1.16%) C++
3 1 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (1.16%) PHP
3 1 (1.16%) Ruby
3 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) CCIE
4 2 (2.33%) CCNP
4 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) CCDA
5 1 (1.16%) CCDP
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) XenApp
2 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.16%) Netcool
2 1 (1.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.16%) OpenView
2 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Adobe
2 10 (11.63%) Cisco
3 6 (6.98%) HP
3 6 (6.98%) Juniper
4 5 (5.81%) Citrix
4 5 (5.81%) Google
5 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.65%) Nokia
5 4 (4.65%) Verint
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.33%) Apple
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.16%) Avaya
8 1 (1.16%) BEA
8 1 (1.16%) Dell
8 1 (1.16%) Huawei
8 1 (1.16%) Intel
8 1 (1.16%) Progress
8 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.16%) Wyse
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