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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 494 460 436
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -24
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 61 74 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.40% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 37
Average daily rate
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£368 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £65 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £220
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +47.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.51 £38.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +78.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £38.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £38.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-58.50% +78.82%
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
17910 18292 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.74% 41.10% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11767 11624 10165
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 563 656
Average hourly rate £23.38 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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
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 27 January 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 -20 31 £375 +3.44% 12
South East -10 19 £363 +11.53% 3
South West -16 3 £350 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire - 3 £325 - 2
East Midlands -2 2 £160 +146.15% 2
North West -14 2 £500 +25.00% 2
East of England -3 1 - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 1
Multimedia
UK

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 28 (23.73%) HTML
2 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.19%) CSS
4 21 (17.80%) Degree
5 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.25%) Windows
7 17 (14.41%) MS Office
8 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
9 15 (12.71%) Internet
10 14 (11.86%) Scrum
11 13 (11.02%) Finance
11 13 (11.02%) Firewall
11 13 (11.02%) Photoshop
11 13 (11.02%) .NET
12 12 (10.17%) HTML5
13 11 (9.32%) Java
13 11 (9.32%) BGP
13 11 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
13 11 (9.32%) Web Development
13 11 (9.32%) jQuery
14 10 (8.47%) Android
14 10 (8.47%) Marketing
14 10 (8.47%) Web Design
14 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
14 10 (8.47%) ATM
15 9 (7.63%) SOA
15 9 (7.63%) PHP
15 9 (7.63%) UNIX
15 9 (7.63%) Graphic Design

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.39%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Lync
3 3 (2.54%) Drupal
4 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) concrete5
5 1 (0.85%) Moodle
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) WordPress
5 1 (0.85%) TYPO3
5 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Office
2 13 (11.02%) Photoshop
3 11 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
4 7 (5.93%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.85%) InDesign
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Internet
2 13 (11.02%) Firewall
3 11 (9.32%) BGP
4 10 (8.47%) ATM
5 8 (6.78%) LAN
5 8 (6.78%) WAN
5 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.93%) NAS
7 6 (5.08%) SAN
7 6 (5.08%) Multicast
8 5 (4.24%) Unified Communications
8 5 (4.24%) VoIP
8 5 (4.24%) Extranet
8 5 (4.24%) EIGRP
8 5 (4.24%) OSPF
8 5 (4.24%) Network Security
9 3 (2.54%) VPN
9 3 (2.54%) Wireless
10 2 (1.69%) DVB
10 2 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) FileMaker
4 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.39%) Xcode
2 3 (2.54%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.54%) Subversion
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.69%) JUnit
3 2 (1.69%) GitLab
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) Hudson
4 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.02%) Finance
3 10 (8.47%) Marketing
4 8 (6.78%) Retail
5 7 (5.93%) Games
5 7 (5.93%) Banking
6 6 (5.08%) Publishing
7 2 (1.69%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Billing
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Developer
2 14 (11.86%) Architect
3 11 (9.32%) Designer
4 9 (7.63%) Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.78%) Web Designer
5 8 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Creative Web Designer
8 5 (4.24%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Security Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.39%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.73%) HTML
2 25 (21.19%) CSS
3 13 (11.02%) .NET
4 12 (10.17%) HTML5
5 11 (9.32%) jQuery
6 8 (6.78%) Middleware
6 8 (6.78%) CSS3
7 7 (5.93%) Flash
8 5 (4.24%) Backbone.js
8 5 (4.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.24%) Web Services
8 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.24%) JSON
9 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.39%) XML
9 4 (3.39%) XHTML
9 4 (3.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.54%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (2.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Graphic Design
2 8 (6.78%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (5.93%) User Experience
4 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.08%) PKI
4 6 (5.08%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.24%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.24%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.24%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.24%) Photography
6 4 (3.39%) STB
6 4 (3.39%) Streaming Video
6 4 (3.39%) NHS
6 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.39%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.54%) IPTV
7 3 (2.54%) IVR
7 3 (2.54%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Windows
2 10 (8.47%) Android
3 9 (7.63%) UNIX
4 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.93%) Linux
5 6 (5.08%) Mac OS X
5 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.69%) Debian
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.85%) bada
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.86%) Scrum
3 11 (9.32%) Web Development
4 10 (8.47%) Web Design
4 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
5 9 (7.63%) SOA
6 8 (6.78%) ITIL
7 7 (5.93%) Analytics
7 7 (5.93%) TDD
8 6 (5.08%) Data Architecture
8 6 (5.08%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.08%) ITSM
8 6 (5.08%) Service Management
8 6 (5.08%) Security Architecture
8 6 (5.08%) SIEM
9 5 (4.24%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.24%) BDD
9 5 (4.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
2 11 (9.32%) Java
3 9 (7.63%) PHP
4 8 (6.78%) Ruby
4 8 (6.78%) SQL
4 8 (6.78%) Python
5 6 (5.08%) C++
5 6 (5.08%) C
6 5 (4.24%) C#
7 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.54%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (2.54%) VBA
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.85%) XQuery
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.69%) Xen
2 2 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Puppet
1 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco
3 6 (5.08%) Adobe
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle
4 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.24%) Avaya
5 4 (3.39%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) Aruba
6 1 (0.85%) Symbian
6 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) Dell
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) Perforce
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
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