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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank 537 449 483
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +34
Contract jobs citing New Media 53 54 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.48% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 69
Average daily rate £365 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £305 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -19 41 £365 -14.11% 9
South East -12 7 - - 3
North West -15 3 £325 +8.33% 2
South West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (30.10%) Project Management
1 31 (30.10%) Scrum
2 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.39%) HTML
3 21 (20.39%) Marketing
4 19 (18.45%) Internet
5 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.56%) Finance
6 15 (14.56%) Publishing
6 15 (14.56%) Games
7 14 (13.59%) C#
7 14 (13.59%) BDD
7 14 (13.59%) Mobile App
8 13 (12.62%) Social Media
8 13 (12.62%) Web Services
8 13 (12.62%) TDD
8 13 (12.62%) Content Management
9 12 (11.65%) CSS
9 12 (11.65%) Java
9 12 (11.65%) User Stories
10 11 (10.68%) .NET
10 11 (10.68%) PRINCE2
11 10 (9.71%) UML
11 10 (9.71%) SQL
11 10 (9.71%) Business Analysis
11 10 (9.71%) Use Case
12 9 (8.74%) Degree
12 9 (8.74%) PHP
12 9 (8.74%) OOP
12 9 (8.74%) MS Excel

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (4.85%) CMS
2 3 (2.91%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.97%) Node.js
4 1 (0.97%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) concrete5
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.97%) WordPress
4 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
3 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.88%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.94%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.97%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.97%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
1 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.45%) Internet
2 7 (6.80%) Intranet
3 6 (5.83%) Extranet
4 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) CouchDB
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) MySQL
4 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.94%) Big Data
4 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) JIRA
2 5 (4.85%) Subversion
3 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.88%) Selenium
4 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.91%) Hudson
5 2 (1.94%) Ant
5 2 (1.94%) Firebug
5 2 (1.94%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.94%) NUnit
5 2 (1.94%) QUnit
5 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.94%) Mocha
6 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.97%) Mockito
6 1 (0.97%) PhoneGap
General
1 21 (20.39%) Marketing
2 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Publishing
2 15 (14.56%) Games
3 8 (7.77%) Advertising
4 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.85%) Electronics
6 4 (3.88%) Legal
6 4 (3.88%) Banking
7 3 (2.91%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.91%) Automotive
8 2 (1.94%) German Language
8 2 (1.94%) Retail
9 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Business Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) Project Manager
3 16 (15.53%) Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Digital Project Manager
5 6 (5.83%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Consultant
6 5 (4.85%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Product Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Agile Tester
8 3 (2.91%) QA Consultant
8 3 (2.91%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Designer
8 3 (2.91%) User Experience Designer
8 3 (2.91%) QA Tester
8 3 (2.91%) Technical Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Account Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) HTML
2 13 (12.62%) Web Services
3 12 (11.65%) CSS
4 11 (10.68%) .NET
5 8 (7.77%) Flash
5 8 (7.77%) XML
5 8 (7.77%) HTML5
6 6 (5.83%) WAP
6 6 (5.83%) jQuery
7 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.88%) RESTful
8 3 (2.91%) CSS3
8 3 (2.91%) Spring
8 3 (2.91%) Silverlight
8 3 (2.91%) JSON
9 2 (1.94%) RSS
9 2 (1.94%) JDBC
9 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.94%) WCF
9 2 (1.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Mobile App
2 13 (12.62%) Social Media
3 7 (6.80%) Digital Media
3 7 (6.80%) Interactive TV
3 7 (6.80%) Social Network
4 6 (5.83%) iDTV
4 6 (5.83%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.88%) BBC
6 4 (3.88%) Streaming Video
6 4 (3.88%) FMCG
6 4 (3.88%) IPTV
6 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.91%) Kindle
7 3 (2.91%) Xbox
7 3 (2.91%) MHEG
7 3 (2.91%) Open Source
7 3 (2.91%) Online Games
8 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.94%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.85%) Android
3 4 (3.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Project Management
1 31 (30.10%) Scrum
2 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.59%) BDD
4 13 (12.62%) TDD
4 13 (12.62%) Content Management
5 12 (11.65%) User Stories
6 11 (10.68%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.71%) UML
7 10 (9.71%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.71%) Use Case
8 9 (8.74%) OOP
9 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.77%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Analytics
10 7 (6.80%) Time Management
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
12 5 (4.85%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (4.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
2 14 (13.59%) C#
3 12 (11.65%) Java
4 10 (9.71%) SQL
5 9 (8.74%) PHP
6 6 (5.83%) C++
6 6 (5.83%) ActionScript
7 5 (4.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.91%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) XAML
10 1 (0.97%) R
10 1 (0.97%) Lua
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.97%) Lisp
10 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) ISEB
3 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
1 5 (4.85%) WCAG
1 5 (4.85%) WAI
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) OpenIDM
1 1 (0.97%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.83%) Google
2 3 (2.91%) Facebook
2 3 (2.91%) Twitter
2 3 (2.91%) OpenTV
2 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe
3 2 (1.94%) SAP
3 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.94%) Zend
4 1 (0.97%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.97%) Omniture
4 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) Apple
4 1 (0.97%) Siebel
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