The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term New 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 New Media over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank 512 495 480
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Contract jobs citing New Media 52 53 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.42% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 59
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£425 £351 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.58
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12723 12552 13334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.77% 27.01% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7801 7739 7817
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 554 706
Average hourly rate £20.16 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
New Media
UK

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in England

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in England

New Media
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Media across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

New Media Daily Rate Histogram in England

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in England

New 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 New Media within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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 +12 41 £448 +25.52% 5
North West +3 10 £400 +18.51% 1
South East -18 1 - - 4
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing New 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 New Media.

1 33 (31.43%) Project Management
2 30 (28.57%) Marketing
3 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
4 26 (24.76%) CSS
4 26 (24.76%) Games
4 26 (24.76%) Scrum
5 24 (22.86%) HTML
6 21 (20.00%) Java
7 20 (19.05%) Linux
7 20 (19.05%) BDD
8 19 (18.10%) Social Media
8 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (18.10%) TDD
9 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
10 16 (15.24%) XML
11 15 (14.29%) OO
11 15 (14.29%) TeamCity
11 15 (14.29%) Cucumber
11 15 (14.29%) QA
11 15 (14.29%) Selenium
11 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (13.33%) Online Games
12 14 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
12 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 14 (13.33%) Analytics
13 13 (12.38%) JUnit
13 13 (12.38%) Subversion
13 13 (12.38%) Hudson
14 12 (11.43%) Mockito
14 12 (11.43%) Adobe CQ

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing New 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.43%) Adobe CQ
2 11 (10.48%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.81%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Jetty
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Office
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Joyent
2 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Internet
2 6 (5.71%) Intranet
2 6 (5.71%) Extranet
3 3 (2.86%) Firewall
3 3 (2.86%) LDAP
3 3 (2.86%) VPN
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.86%) VLAN
3 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) QlikView
2 3 (2.86%) MySQL
2 3 (2.86%) Redis
3 2 (1.90%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 15 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 15 (14.29%) Selenium
3 13 (12.38%) JUnit
3 13 (12.38%) Subversion
3 13 (12.38%) Hudson
4 12 (11.43%) Mockito
4 12 (11.43%) JBehave
4 12 (11.43%) WebDriver
4 12 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.71%) JIRA
6 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.95%) Xcode
7 1 (0.95%) Ant
7 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.95%) Firebug
7 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.95%) RSpec
7 1 (0.95%) PhoneGap
General
1 30 (28.57%) Marketing
2 26 (24.76%) Games
3 12 (11.43%) Publishing
3 12 (11.43%) Finance
4 11 (10.48%) Danish Language
5 9 (8.57%) Advertising
6 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.86%) Banking
7 3 (2.86%) Automotive
7 3 (2.86%) Legal
7 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Developer
2 17 (16.19%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.62%) Product Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) QA Tester
9 3 (2.86%) Administrator
9 3 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.86%) Tester
9 3 (2.86%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.76%) CSS
2 24 (22.86%) HTML
3 16 (15.24%) XML
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
5 6 (5.71%) HTML5
5 6 (5.71%) JSON
5 6 (5.71%) WAP
6 4 (3.81%) RESTful
6 4 (3.81%) jQuery
6 4 (3.81%) .NET
6 4 (3.81%) Semantic HTML
7 3 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.86%) XHTML
7 3 (2.86%) MooTools
7 3 (2.86%) Dojo
7 3 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.90%) CSS3
9 1 (0.95%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.95%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.95%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Social Media
2 14 (13.33%) Online Games
3 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (10.48%) Blog
5 7 (6.67%) Video on Demand
6 6 (5.71%) iDTV
6 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.76%) Interactive TV
7 5 (4.76%) Open Source
7 5 (4.76%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.81%) IPTV
8 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.81%) Social Network
8 4 (3.81%) Streaming Video
8 4 (3.81%) Xbox
9 3 (2.86%) Animation
9 3 (2.86%) FMCG
10 2 (1.90%) BBC
11 1 (0.95%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.86%) SmartOS
3 3 (2.86%) Solaris
3 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) UNIX
4 1 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.43%) Project Management
2 26 (24.76%) Scrum
3 20 (19.05%) BDD
4 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.10%) TDD
5 15 (14.29%) OO
5 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
6 14 (13.33%) Analytics
7 12 (11.43%) Online Marketing
7 12 (11.43%) CRM
7 12 (11.43%) SOA
8 11 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.57%) User Stories
11 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.67%) Product Management
13 6 (5.71%) Software Testing
13 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
2 21 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) C#
4 5 (4.76%) Perl
5 4 (3.81%) Ruby
6 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.86%) SQL
7 2 (1.90%) Python
7 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.95%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.95%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) Lua
8 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) PhD
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) WCAG
2 4 (3.81%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Docker
1 3 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.95%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.95%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Adobe
3 11 (10.48%) Lotus
4 5 (4.76%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle
5 3 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.95%) OpenTV
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) NetApp
7 1 (0.95%) Zend
7 1 (0.95%) Facebook
7 1 (0.95%) Twitter
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