The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia 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 General category for the Essex 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
Multimedia
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £305 £294
% change year-on-year
+18.85% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +17.24%
General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
270 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.67% 32.12% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 59 57
Average daily rate £400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £243 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 15
Average hourly rate £37.75 £30.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Multimedia
East of England

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Essex region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Essex