The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Music Industry over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Music Industry
Rank 597 585 547
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -38
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 5 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the General category 0.024% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Music Industry
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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
20766 19344 20385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.61% 38.54% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13658 12231 12822
Average daily rate £440 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 513 565
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.50 £43.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Music Industry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Music Industry
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Music Industry Daily Rate Trend in England

Music Industry
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Music Industry across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Music Industry Daily Rate Histogram in England

Music Industry
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Music Industry Hourly Rate Trend in England

Music Industry
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 Music Industry within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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 +4 5 £375 +25.00% 11
Music Industry
UK

Music Industry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Cocoa
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) UIKit
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (14.29%) Heroku
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Cocoa
1 3 (42.86%) UIKit
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft