The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 47 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-61.90% -30.00%
Digital Media
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 144 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.63% 34.45% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 80 99
Average daily rate £375 £435 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 16
Average hourly rate £30.08 £13.00 £23.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.34% -43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.57
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 Lancashire

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Digital Media
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Change Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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