The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 50 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.98% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £369 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-61.90% -30.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 251 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.70% 38.85% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 124 112
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.10 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Watford +8 1 £388 +49.03% 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Digital Media
East of England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
1 7 (100.00%) CRM
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) hybris
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) UIKit
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CRM
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) hybris
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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