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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 536 513 478
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Contract jobs citing New Media 43 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 27
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£375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £298 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £312 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.93% -30.61%
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
15617 15755 13639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.80% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9717 9921 8361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £607 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 613 596
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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 -13 25 £375 - 4
Midlands - 7 - -
West Midlands - 6 £248 -
North West -19 3 £350 +7.69%
South East -18 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Scrum
3 15 (21.13%) Finance
4 13 (18.31%) Publishing
5 12 (16.90%) Software Testing
6 10 (14.08%) JSON
6 10 (14.08%) Migration
6 10 (14.08%) TDD
6 10 (14.08%) CMS
6 10 (14.08%) User Stories
7 9 (12.68%) Use Case
7 9 (12.68%) HTML
7 9 (12.68%) .NET
7 9 (12.68%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) CSS
8 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
8 8 (11.27%) Data Management
8 8 (11.27%) BDD
8 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.27%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.86%) User Experience
9 7 (9.86%) Analytics
9 7 (9.86%) Digital Media
9 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (9.86%) Kanban
9 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Linux
9 7 (9.86%) CRM
10 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 10 (14.08%) CMS
2 6 (8.45%) Joomla!
3 4 (5.63%) WordPress
4 2 (2.82%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.82%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.82%) InDesign
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.82%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Publishing
3 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.45%) Advertising
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Test Leader
4 9 (12.68%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Test Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Training Manager
8 2 (2.82%) SAP Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) JSON
2 9 (12.68%) HTML
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) XML
2 9 (12.68%) CSS
3 6 (8.45%) LAMP
4 4 (5.63%) Cocoa
4 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.23%) jQuery
6 2 (2.82%) SAML
6 2 (2.82%) Ajax
6 2 (2.82%) OAuth
7 1 (1.41%) Sass
7 1 (1.41%) REST
7 1 (1.41%) CSS3
7 1 (1.41%) Django
7 1 (1.41%) HTML5
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) User Experience
2 7 (9.86%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.63%) Video on Demand
4 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.82%) Interactive TV
5 2 (2.82%) IPTV
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) MHEG
6 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Photography
6 1 (1.41%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.41%) BBC
6 1 (1.41%) STB
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Scrum
3 12 (16.90%) Software Testing
4 10 (14.08%) Migration
4 10 (14.08%) TDD
4 10 (14.08%) User Stories
5 9 (12.68%) Use Case
6 8 (11.27%) Data Management
6 8 (11.27%) BDD
6 8 (11.27%) Software Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) Analytics
7 7 (9.86%) Kanban
7 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.86%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) OOP
9 4 (5.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.45%) PHP
3 5 (7.04%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.23%) C
6 2 (2.82%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) C#
7 1 (1.41%) COBOL
7 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (4.23%) WMI
2 1 (1.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Adobe
2 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.23%) HP
3 2 (2.82%) Borland
3 2 (2.82%) Quark
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Facebook
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Cadence
4 1 (1.41%) OpenTV
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
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