The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Digital Media
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
164 144 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.59% 27.85% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 60 77
Median daily rate £260 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £529 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 29
Median hourly rate £34.20 £28.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.06% +71.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) UX Design
5 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) UX Design
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe