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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 525 488 435
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -53
Contract jobs citing New Media 27 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.41% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 47 50
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £485 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.38% +8.33%
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
14586 14503 12911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.58% 31.45% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9093 8989 7897
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 £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 590 721
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

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 March 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 March 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 -31 19 £375 - 13
North West -21 3 £325 - 1
South East -28 2 £296 +18.20% 2
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Scrum
3 13 (23.64%) JSON
4 12 (21.82%) User Experience
5 11 (20.00%) Publishing
6 10 (18.18%) TDD
7 9 (16.36%) Internet
7 9 (16.36%) Migration
7 9 (16.36%) XML
8 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.55%) Finance
8 8 (14.55%) Kanban
8 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
9 7 (12.73%) iOS Development
9 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.73%) Objective-C
9 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Cocoa
10 6 (10.91%) Use Case
10 6 (10.91%) Video on Demand
10 6 (10.91%) BDD
10 6 (10.91%) CMS
10 6 (10.91%) .NET
10 6 (10.91%) User Stories
10 6 (10.91%) Digital Media
11 5 (9.09%) HTML
11 5 (9.09%) MS Office
11 5 (9.09%) CSS
11 5 (9.09%) OOP

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (10.91%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) CICS
2 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.64%) InDesign
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (3.64%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (3.64%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) FTP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) StarTeam
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
3 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 11 (20.00%) Publishing
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) iOS Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Product Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Python Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.64%) Training Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Test Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) SAP Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) JSON
2 9 (16.36%) XML
3 6 (10.91%) Cocoa
3 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 5 (9.09%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 4 (7.27%) Django
5 4 (7.27%) REST
6 3 (5.45%) Sass
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) User Experience
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Video on Demand
3 6 (10.91%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) BBC
5 3 (5.45%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.82%) MPEG
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) MHEG
6 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) STB
6 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.82%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Scrum
3 10 (18.18%) TDD
4 9 (16.36%) Migration
5 8 (14.55%) Kanban
6 7 (12.73%) iOS Development
6 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Use Case
7 6 (10.91%) BDD
7 6 (10.91%) User Stories
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (7.27%) Time Management
9 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.73%) Objective-C
3 4 (7.27%) Python
3 4 (7.27%) C
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) WMI
1 4 (7.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) HP
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe
2 3 (5.45%) Borland
3 2 (3.64%) Quark
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) OpenTV
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