The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive Media in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interactive Media over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Media
Rank 97 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 0.082% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.84% 0.29% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +34.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £210 £362
% change year-on-year
+53.57% -42.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Interactive Media
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
359 339 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.61% 27.74% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 242 108
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £15.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £18.25 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Interactive Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Interactive Media Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Interactive Media
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Interactive Media Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Interactive Media
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) InDesign
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Interactive Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) InDesign
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Web Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe