The 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 379 377 371
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 33 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £165 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £295 £320
% change year-on-year
+22.03% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £33.25 £53.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% -38.13%
Multimedia
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10875 12591 13566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.89% 50.83% 51.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7547 8897 9273
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 £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 170 230
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +24 7 £285 +42.50% 11
Hackney - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (33.93%) HTML
2 13 (23.21%) CSS
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) Publishing
3 10 (17.86%) E-Learning
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) BDD
5 8 (14.29%) C#
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
5 8 (14.29%) TDD
6 7 (12.50%) XML
6 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.50%) Advertising
6 7 (12.50%) Marketing
6 7 (12.50%) QA
6 7 (12.50%) Analytics
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco
7 6 (10.71%) Games
7 6 (10.71%) Web Design
7 6 (10.71%) Content Management
7 6 (10.71%) Video on Demand
7 6 (10.71%) HTML5
7 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.93%) C
8 5 (8.93%) OOP
8 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.93%) Android
8 5 (8.93%) Learning Management System
8 5 (8.93%) Social Media

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (5.36%) SAS
1 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
2 1 (1.79%) Moodle
2 1 (1.79%) concrete5
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.36%) SPSS
1 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.57%) InDesign
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) OSPF
3 1 (1.79%) BGP
3 1 (1.79%) DVB
3 1 (1.79%) IPsec
3 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.79%) UPnP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.79%) DLNA
3 1 (1.79%) FWSM
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) SMS
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.36%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (17.86%) Publishing
2 7 (12.50%) Advertising
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Games
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Designer
4 4 (7.14%) Tester
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) QA Tester
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (3.57%) Instructional Designer
6 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Multimedia Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) HTML
2 13 (23.21%) CSS
3 7 (12.50%) XML
4 6 (10.71%) HTML5
5 4 (7.14%) .NET
5 4 (7.14%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.36%) Flash
6 3 (5.36%) CSS3
6 3 (5.36%) Ajax
6 3 (5.36%) JSON
7 2 (3.57%) MDX
7 2 (3.57%) jQuery
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.57%) SOAP
7 2 (3.57%) Web Services
7 2 (3.57%) XSLT
8 1 (1.79%) XHTML
8 1 (1.79%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) XSL
8 1 (1.79%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) E-Learning
2 6 (10.71%) Video on Demand
3 5 (8.93%) Social Media
3 5 (8.93%) Learning Management System
4 3 (5.36%) Open Source
4 3 (5.36%) STB
4 3 (5.36%) DTV
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) IPTV
4 3 (5.36%) Statistics
4 3 (5.36%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.79%) VLE
5 1 (1.79%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.79%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Android
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (16.07%) BDD
2 8 (14.29%) TDD
2 8 (14.29%) Scrum
3 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (12.50%) Analytics
4 6 (10.71%) Content Management
4 6 (10.71%) Web Design
5 5 (8.93%) OOP
5 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.93%) Customer Segmentation
6 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) DRM
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
6 4 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (8.93%) C
4 4 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (5.36%) ActionScript
5 3 (5.36%) PHP
5 3 (5.36%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby
6 2 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Cisco
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) Polycom
4 2 (3.57%) DoubleClick
4 2 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.79%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Omniture
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