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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 64 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 1.21% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
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
283 248 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.90% 31.39% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 128 89
Average daily rate £375 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £20.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.26% -48.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.80 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £32.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 28 August 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 - -
Digital Media
East of England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) Publishing
1 6 (85.71%) CMS
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (85.71%) Web Design
1 6 (85.71%) Multimedia
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Use Case
1 6 (85.71%) Email Marketing

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (85.71%) Publishing
1 6 (85.71%) Multimedia
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Junior
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Web Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Junior Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
1 6 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (85.71%) Sass
1 6 (85.71%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Social Media
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) Web Design
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
1 6 (85.71%) Use Case
1 6 (85.71%) Email Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) UX Design
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Application Development
1 6 (85.71%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe