The 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 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
New Media
Rank 552 553 515
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing New Media 28 27 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.19% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 42
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.21% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
New Media
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15359 14550 14638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 31.57% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9162 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 621 613
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 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 0 22 £375 -1.31% 9
South East -2 2 £350 +16.31% 3
North West -17 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £251 - 1
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Software Testing
4 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.81%) NAS
5 13 (22.81%) SAN
5 13 (22.81%) Firewall
5 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
5 13 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
5 13 (22.81%) Re-Platforming
6 12 (21.05%) HTML
6 12 (21.05%) Marketing
7 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
7 11 (19.30%) Waterfall
8 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
8 10 (17.54%) CSS
9 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (12.28%) User Experience
10 6 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (10.53%) InDesign
10 6 (10.53%) Web Services
10 6 (10.53%) Photoshop
10 6 (10.53%) Adobe
10 6 (10.53%) Brand Management
10 6 (10.53%) Photography
11 5 (8.77%) SAS
11 5 (8.77%) Python

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (8.77%) SAS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (10.53%) InDesign
1 6 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) SPSS
4 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) Firewall
1 13 (22.81%) NAS
1 13 (22.81%) SAN
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 4 (7.02%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
2 3 (5.26%) Star Schema
3 2 (3.51%) Base SAS
3 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (5.26%) Mocha
1 3 (5.26%) PhantomJS
1 3 (5.26%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.51%) Grunt
2 2 (3.51%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) RSpec
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 12 (21.05%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Broadcast Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Designer
7 6 (10.53%) Test Leader
8 5 (8.77%) Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Test Manager
9 4 (7.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Visual Designer
10 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Network Support
10 3 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) HTML
2 10 (17.54%) CSS
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) CSS3
4 3 (5.26%) Express
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
4 3 (5.26%) RequireJS
4 3 (5.26%) Sass
5 2 (3.51%) LESS
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) boto
6 1 (1.75%) Django
6 1 (1.75%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.75%) Handlebars
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) OOCSS
6 1 (1.75%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.75%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
1 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (12.28%) User Experience
3 6 (10.53%) Photography
4 4 (7.02%) Wiki
5 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.26%) W3C
6 1 (1.75%) BBC
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) iDTV
6 1 (1.75%) IPTV
6 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Software Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (22.81%) Re-Platforming
4 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
4 11 (19.30%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Brand Management
7 4 (7.02%) Analytics
7 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.02%) Network Management
7 4 (7.02%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.26%) ETL
8 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Open Source
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.77%) Python
3 3 (5.26%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) R
4 2 (3.51%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Kibana
2 1 (1.75%) logstash
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Adobe
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
2 4 (7.02%) Infoblox
2 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.26%) Tableau
4 2 (3.51%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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