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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 291 249 179
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -70
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 97 139 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.65% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.75% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 111 178
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£409 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.75 £25.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £18.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £98.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.26 £15.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+108.12% +72.22%
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
7282 7944 7609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.45% 37.41% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5000 5477 5385
Average daily rate £450 £450 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 158 153
Average hourly rate £20.22 £22.75 £21.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% +8.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £14.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
City of London +7 22 £375 -11.76% 15
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 £450 +63.63% 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 112 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
2 65 (25.39%) TDD
3 60 (23.44%) HTML
3 60 (23.44%) CSS
4 51 (19.92%) Java
5 45 (17.58%) Scrum
5 45 (17.58%) jQuery
6 38 (14.84%) Linux
7 36 (14.06%) PHP
7 36 (14.06%) BDD
8 35 (13.67%) Marketing
9 32 (12.50%) Web Services
9 32 (12.50%) HTML5
10 30 (11.72%) Finance
11 28 (10.94%) Advertising
11 28 (10.94%) Cucumber
12 27 (10.55%) Web Development
13 26 (10.16%) Git (software)
13 26 (10.16%) AngularJS
13 26 (10.16%) Software Engineering
14 25 (9.77%) MySQL
15 24 (9.38%) Python
15 24 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (8.98%) CSS3
16 23 (8.98%) Ruby
17 22 (8.59%) Adobe
18 21 (8.20%) SQL
18 21 (8.20%) Jasmine
19 20 (7.81%) Apache

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 20 (7.81%) Apache
2 15 (5.86%) CMS
3 14 (5.47%) Node.js
4 8 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.95%) WordPress
7 4 (1.56%) Confluence
7 4 (1.56%) Drupal
7 4 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (1.56%) Lync
8 3 (1.17%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.78%) IIS
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.78%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) Liferay
10 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.91%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.91%) MS Office
3 8 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.34%) InDesign
4 6 (2.34%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.56%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (1.17%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.78%) Maya
7 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.78%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.78%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.39%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.17%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.78%) Office 365
5 2 (0.78%) GitHub
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Force.com
6 1 (0.39%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.08%) HTTP
2 6 (2.34%) Internet
3 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.56%) Intranet
4 4 (1.56%) H.323
4 4 (1.56%) Firewall
5 3 (1.17%) RTSP
5 3 (1.17%) DVB
5 3 (1.17%) FTP
5 3 (1.17%) VPN
6 2 (0.78%) DNS
6 2 (0.78%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) SSL
6 2 (0.78%) NAS
6 2 (0.78%) IPsec
6 2 (0.78%) MPLS
6 2 (0.78%) BGP
7 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.77%) MySQL
2 13 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.91%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.13%) Big Data
6 7 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.17%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.17%) OLAP
9 3 (1.17%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (10.94%) Cucumber
2 26 (10.16%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.20%) Jasmine
4 17 (6.64%) Selenium
5 15 (5.86%) Karma Test Runner
6 14 (5.47%) WebDriver
7 12 (4.69%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.69%) JIRA
8 11 (4.30%) Subversion
9 10 (3.91%) Maven
10 8 (3.13%) Grunt
11 7 (2.73%) Calabash
11 7 (2.73%) QUnit
11 7 (2.73%) Appium
12 5 (1.95%) Bower
12 5 (1.95%) JBehave
12 5 (1.95%) Hudson
12 5 (1.95%) JUnit
13 4 (1.56%) Ant
13 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (13.67%) Marketing
2 30 (11.72%) Finance
3 28 (10.94%) Advertising
4 20 (7.81%) Games
5 18 (7.03%) Publishing
6 7 (2.73%) Retail
7 5 (1.95%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.95%) Banking
8 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.17%) Law
10 2 (0.78%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.39%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 100 (39.06%) Developer
2 33 (12.89%) Analyst
3 20 (7.81%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (7.42%) Project Manager
5 15 (5.86%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.08%) Marketing Manager
7 12 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (4.69%) PHP Developer
7 12 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.30%) Python Developer
9 10 (3.91%) Architect
10 9 (3.52%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.13%) Python/Django Developer
12 7 (2.73%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Tester
13 6 (2.34%) Test Analyst
13 6 (2.34%) Account Manager
13 6 (2.34%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.44%) HTML
1 60 (23.44%) CSS
2 45 (17.58%) jQuery
3 32 (12.50%) HTML5
3 32 (12.50%) Web Services
4 26 (10.16%) AngularJS
5 23 (8.98%) CSS3
6 18 (7.03%) Backbone.js
7 16 (6.25%) REST
7 16 (6.25%) XML
7 16 (6.25%) JSON
8 14 (5.47%) RESTful
9 12 (4.69%) Spring
10 11 (4.30%) Django
10 11 (4.30%) .NET
10 11 (4.30%) Gherkin
11 9 (3.52%) Sass
11 9 (3.52%) XHTML
12 8 (3.13%) LESS
12 8 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.25%) User Experience
2 15 (5.86%) Visualisation
3 14 (5.47%) Video on Demand
3 14 (5.47%) Social Media
4 10 (3.91%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.13%) W3C
6 7 (2.73%) Interactive TV
7 6 (2.34%) Video Editing
7 6 (2.34%) Open Source
8 5 (1.95%) iPad
8 5 (1.95%) New Media
9 4 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.56%) BBC
10 3 (1.17%) FMCG
10 3 (1.17%) Animation
10 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.17%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.84%) Linux
2 16 (6.25%) Windows
3 12 (4.69%) UNIX
4 7 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.34%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.95%) Android
7 4 (1.56%) CentOS
7 4 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.17%) VMS
9 1 (0.39%) SUSE
9 1 (0.39%) Debian
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (25.39%) TDD
3 45 (17.58%) Scrum
4 36 (14.06%) BDD
5 27 (10.55%) Web Development
6 26 (10.16%) Software Engineering
7 18 (7.03%) MVC
8 17 (6.64%) Project Management
8 17 (6.64%) E-Commerce
8 17 (6.64%) Analytics
8 17 (6.64%) DevOps
9 14 (5.47%) Test Automation
10 13 (5.08%) Kanban
10 13 (5.08%) OO
10 13 (5.08%) Content Management
10 13 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (4.69%) Pair Programming
12 10 (3.91%) PRINCE2
12 10 (3.91%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
2 51 (19.92%) Java
3 36 (14.06%) PHP
4 24 (9.38%) Python
5 23 (8.98%) Ruby
6 21 (8.20%) SQL
7 13 (5.08%) Scala
8 12 (4.69%) C#
9 9 (3.52%) Perl
10 6 (2.34%) C
11 5 (1.95%) VBScript
11 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.56%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (1.56%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.17%) Haskell
13 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.39%) Groovy
14 1 (0.39%) XQuery
14 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.13%) ISEB
3 5 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.17%) VCP4
5 2 (0.78%) CCNP
5 2 (0.78%) JNCIP
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.42%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) Xen
2 2 (0.78%) Postfix
2 2 (0.78%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (6.25%) Puppet
3 10 (3.91%) Ansible
4 5 (1.95%) Salt
5 4 (1.56%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.17%) Mesos
6 3 (1.17%) Control-M
6 3 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.78%) yum
8 1 (0.39%) SCOM
8 1 (0.39%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 22 (8.59%) Adobe
2 9 (3.52%) Cisco
3 8 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.73%) Oracle
4 7 (2.73%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.73%) Google
5 5 (1.95%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.95%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.56%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.56%) Polycom
6 4 (1.56%) Tandberg
6 4 (1.56%) Remedy
7 3 (1.17%) Zend
7 3 (1.17%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) Apple
8 2 (0.78%) Quark
8 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.78%) Avaya
8 2 (0.78%) Juniper
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Rate: £400 - £415 per day
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Rate: £100 - £250 per day
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Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
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