The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 265 248 163
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -85
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 149 184 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.76% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 2.04% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 156 215
Average daily rate
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£418 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £306 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.54 £17.75 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% -45.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £24.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £94.55 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £9.69
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +60.00%
Digital Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8046 9026 7898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.90% 37.21% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5780 6286 5484
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 165 206
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.67 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in London

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in London

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in London

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in London

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
City of London +5 31 £423 +20.71% 14
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Croydon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 142 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (27.70%) TDD
3 71 (23.99%) Scrum
4 63 (21.28%) HTML
5 59 (19.93%) JavaScript
6 58 (19.59%) CSS
7 54 (18.24%) Java
8 48 (16.22%) jQuery
9 42 (14.19%) BDD
10 40 (13.51%) PHP
11 38 (12.84%) Marketing
12 35 (11.82%) Git (software)
12 35 (11.82%) Linux
13 33 (11.15%) MySQL
13 33 (11.15%) Finance
14 31 (10.47%) Advertising
14 31 (10.47%) Software Engineering
14 31 (10.47%) HTML5
15 29 (9.80%) Python
15 29 (9.80%) Games
15 29 (9.80%) MVC
16 28 (9.46%) User Experience
17 26 (8.78%) Jasmine
18 25 (8.45%) Cucumber
18 25 (8.45%) Publishing
18 25 (8.45%) Apache
18 25 (8.45%) Project Management
19 24 (8.11%) Web Services
19 24 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
19 24 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (8.45%) Apache
2 21 (7.09%) CMS
3 12 (4.05%) Node.js
4 8 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.03%) Drupal
6 6 (2.03%) Umbraco
6 6 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.35%) WordPress
7 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.35%) Confluence
8 3 (1.01%) SAS
8 3 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.68%) Lync
9 2 (0.68%) Moodle
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.38%) Photoshop
3 9 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.36%) InDesign
4 7 (2.36%) MS Office
5 6 (2.03%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.35%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (1.01%) SPSS
7 3 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.68%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (0.68%) Quicktime
8 2 (0.68%) Maya
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.34%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.01%) Office 365
4 3 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.38%) HTTP
2 9 (3.04%) Intranet
3 5 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (1.35%) FTP
5 3 (1.01%) DVB
6 2 (0.68%) NAS
6 2 (0.68%) LAN
6 2 (0.68%) H.323
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
6 2 (0.68%) Wireless
7 1 (0.34%) IPsec
7 1 (0.34%) Firewall
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.34%) SSL
7 1 (0.34%) BGP
7 1 (0.34%) MPLS
7 1 (0.34%) Broadband
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.15%) MySQL
2 19 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (6.42%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (3.72%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.72%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.04%) Big Data
5 7 (2.36%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.01%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.01%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.78%) Jasmine
3 25 (8.45%) Cucumber
4 24 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (4.73%) WebDriver
5 14 (4.73%) Selenium
6 13 (4.39%) JIRA
7 12 (4.05%) Maven
8 9 (3.04%) Subversion
9 7 (2.36%) PHPUnit
9 7 (2.36%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.36%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.36%) Grunt
10 5 (1.69%) QUnit
10 5 (1.69%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.35%) Appium
11 4 (1.35%) Hudson
11 4 (1.35%) Mockito
11 4 (1.35%) RSpec
11 4 (1.35%) Ant
General
1 38 (12.84%) Marketing
2 33 (11.15%) Finance
3 31 (10.47%) Advertising
4 29 (9.80%) Games
5 25 (8.45%) Publishing
6 12 (4.05%) Retail
7 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.35%) Banking
8 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.01%) Legal
9 3 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.68%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.34%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 127 (42.91%) Developer
2 42 (14.19%) Analyst
3 31 (10.47%) Project Manager
4 25 (8.45%) Front-End Developer
5 21 (7.09%) Business Analyst
5 21 (7.09%) Java Developer
6 20 (6.76%) Python Developer
7 17 (5.74%) Architect
8 16 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 15 (5.07%) Python/Django Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.05%) Marketing Manager
12 10 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
12 10 (3.38%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (3.38%) .NET Developer
13 9 (3.04%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.04%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
14 8 (2.70%) ScrumMaster
15 7 (2.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (21.28%) HTML
2 58 (19.59%) CSS
3 48 (16.22%) jQuery
4 31 (10.47%) HTML5
5 24 (8.11%) Web Services
6 23 (7.77%) AngularJS
7 22 (7.43%) .NET
8 20 (6.76%) CSS3
8 20 (6.76%) Django
9 19 (6.42%) Gherkin
10 18 (6.08%) Spring
11 17 (5.74%) Backbone.js
11 17 (5.74%) XML
12 13 (4.39%) JSON
12 13 (4.39%) REST
12 13 (4.39%) RESTful
13 10 (3.38%) Sass
14 9 (3.04%) Ajax
14 9 (3.04%) Middleware
15 8 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.46%) User Experience
2 21 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.08%) Visualisation
4 15 (5.07%) Video on Demand
5 14 (4.73%) Social Media
6 9 (3.04%) W3C
7 8 (2.70%) New Media
7 8 (2.70%) Open Source
8 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.03%) Interactive TV
10 4 (1.35%) iPad
11 3 (1.01%) Video Editing
11 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.68%) FMCG
12 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.68%) Wiki
12 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.68%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.82%) Linux
2 16 (5.41%) Windows
3 14 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.05%) Android
5 10 (3.38%) UNIX
6 4 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.01%) VMS
7 3 (1.01%) CentOS
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.68%) webOS
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.34%) Debian
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (27.70%) TDD
3 71 (23.99%) Scrum
4 42 (14.19%) BDD
5 31 (10.47%) Software Engineering
6 29 (9.80%) MVC
7 25 (8.45%) Project Management
8 20 (6.76%) OO
9 18 (6.08%) Content Management
9 18 (6.08%) Web Development
10 16 (5.41%) Analytics
11 14 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (4.39%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.72%) Kanban
14 10 (3.38%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (3.38%) Business Analysis
15 9 (3.04%) Web Design
15 9 (3.04%) Test Scripting
15 9 (3.04%) Test Automation
16 7 (2.36%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.93%) JavaScript
2 54 (18.24%) Java
3 40 (13.51%) PHP
4 29 (9.80%) Python
5 20 (6.76%) Ruby
6 19 (6.42%) C#
7 16 (5.41%) SQL
8 12 (4.05%) Scala
9 9 (3.04%) Perl
10 6 (2.03%) Groovy
10 6 (2.03%) C
11 5 (1.69%) VBScript
11 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.01%) C++
12 3 (1.01%) Haskell
13 2 (0.68%) PHP5
13 2 (0.68%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (6.42%) Degree
2 5 (1.69%) ISEB
3 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.68%) PMP
3 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.34%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.34%) CCNP
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.74%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.69%) Puppet
3 4 (1.35%) Ansible
3 4 (1.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.01%) Control-M
4 3 (1.01%) Mesos
4 3 (1.01%) Salt
5 1 (0.34%) yum
5 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (6.42%) Adobe
2 13 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.70%) Google
4 6 (2.03%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.03%) Zend
4 6 (2.03%) Oracle
5 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.35%) Rackspace
5 4 (1.35%) Remedy
5 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco
5 4 (1.35%) IBM
6 3 (1.01%) Tableau
7 2 (0.68%) Polycom
7 2 (0.68%) Tandberg
7 2 (0.68%) SAP
7 2 (0.68%) Quark
7 2 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Disney
Rate: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago