The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 369 366 358
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 33 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 29
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £132 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £445 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.83% -30.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-34.88% -64.16%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10439 12422 13610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.95% 51.22% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7274 8727 9252
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 192 212
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in London

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in London

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram in London

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in London

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 4 £350 +55.38% 9
Hackney - - - -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 16 (25.00%) HTML
2 13 (20.31%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) Publishing
4 10 (15.63%) Games
4 10 (15.63%) C
4 10 (15.63%) QA
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.06%) C++
5 9 (14.06%) Advertising
6 8 (12.50%) E-Learning
6 8 (12.50%) DRM
6 8 (12.50%) Marketing
7 7 (10.94%) Social Media
7 7 (10.94%) BDD
7 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.94%) TDD
8 6 (9.38%) Banking
8 6 (9.38%) Finance
8 6 (9.38%) C#
8 6 (9.38%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) Linux
8 6 (9.38%) Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) HTML5
8 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (9.38%) Network Management
8 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 6 (9.38%) Content Management

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
1 3 (4.69%) SPSS
1 3 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.13%) InDesign
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (3.13%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.69%) MRTG
3 1 (1.56%) DLNA
3 1 (1.56%) FWSM
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.56%) IPsec
3 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.56%) UPnP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) SMS
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (17.19%) Publishing
2 10 (15.63%) Games
3 9 (14.06%) Advertising
4 8 (12.50%) Marketing
5 6 (9.38%) Banking
5 6 (9.38%) Finance
6 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
7 2 (3.13%) Electronics
8 1 (1.56%) Law
8 1 (1.56%) Billing
8 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Developer
3 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Tester
4 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Administrator
4 4 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (4.69%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) C++ Developer
5 3 (4.69%) QA Tester
5 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) HTML
2 11 (17.19%) CSS
3 6 (9.38%) XML
3 6 (9.38%) HTML5
4 5 (7.81%) LAMP
5 4 (6.25%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 3 (4.69%) Ajax
6 3 (4.69%) Flash
7 2 (3.13%) SOAP
7 2 (3.13%) Web Services
7 2 (3.13%) .NET
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.13%) JSON
7 2 (3.13%) MDX
7 2 (3.13%) XSLT
7 2 (3.13%) Middleware
7 2 (3.13%) jQuery
8 1 (1.56%) Qt
8 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) E-Learning
2 7 (10.94%) Social Media
3 5 (7.81%) Video on Demand
3 5 (7.81%) Statistics
3 5 (7.81%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.69%) Ergonomics
4 3 (4.69%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.69%) DTV
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) STB
4 3 (4.69%) IPTV
5 2 (3.13%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) Animation
6 1 (1.56%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) VLE
6 1 (1.56%) MPEG
6 1 (1.56%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Solaris
3 4 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) DRM
2 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (10.94%) Scrum
2 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.94%) TDD
2 7 (10.94%) BDD
3 6 (9.38%) Network Management
3 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
3 6 (9.38%) Analytics
3 6 (9.38%) Content Management
3 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.81%) Low Latency
4 5 (7.81%) Change Control
5 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (6.25%) Logistics
5 4 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C
3 9 (14.06%) C++
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.69%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) ISEB
1 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.56%) MOS
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Adobe
3 3 (4.69%) Polycom
4 2 (3.13%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.56%) F5
5 1 (1.56%) Facebook
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Omniture
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