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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 381 387 360
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 34 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 45
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £37.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.75%
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
10960 12735 13799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.85% 50.75% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7703 8968 9481
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 £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 174 247
Average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.35 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +20 10 £413 +52.63% 35
Hackney - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (37.29%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.64%) SQL
6 10 (16.95%) Publishing
6 10 (16.95%) BDD
7 9 (15.25%) TDD
7 9 (15.25%) E-Learning
7 9 (15.25%) Scrum
7 9 (15.25%) C#
8 8 (13.56%) Internet
8 8 (13.56%) Video on Demand
9 7 (11.86%) Analytics
9 7 (11.86%) HTML5
9 7 (11.86%) Advertising
9 7 (11.86%) Marketing
9 7 (11.86%) QA
9 7 (11.86%) Android
9 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.86%) XML
9 7 (11.86%) Web Design
10 6 (10.17%) STB
10 6 (10.17%) Cisco
10 6 (10.17%) DRM
10 6 (10.17%) Content Management
10 6 (10.17%) IPTV
10 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
11 5 (8.47%) Customer Segmentation
11 5 (8.47%) Learning Management System

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (6.78%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Moodle
3 1 (1.69%) concrete5
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.08%) SPSS
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.69%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.08%) OSPF
3 3 (5.08%) BGP
3 3 (5.08%) LAN
3 3 (5.08%) WAN
4 2 (3.39%) Extranet
4 2 (3.39%) DVB
4 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) UPnP
4 2 (3.39%) Network Security
4 2 (3.39%) DLNA
4 2 (3.39%) ATM
5 1 (1.69%) FWSM
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (16.95%) Publishing
2 7 (11.86%) Advertising
2 7 (11.86%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Games
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Designer
4 4 (6.78%) Tester
4 4 (6.78%) Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Administrator
5 3 (5.08%) QA Tester
5 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) XML
3 7 (11.86%) HTML5
4 5 (8.47%) Flash
4 5 (8.47%) .NET
5 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.08%) CSS3
6 3 (5.08%) Middleware
6 3 (5.08%) Ajax
6 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 2 (3.39%) MDX
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.39%) SOAP
7 2 (3.39%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) XHTML
7 2 (3.39%) jQuery
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.69%) WebKit
8 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) E-Learning
2 8 (13.56%) Video on Demand
3 6 (10.17%) STB
3 6 (10.17%) IPTV
4 5 (8.47%) Learning Management System
4 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) DTV
5 4 (6.78%) Social Media
6 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.08%) Statistics
6 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
6 3 (5.08%) Open Source
6 3 (5.08%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (3.39%) User Experience
7 2 (3.39%) MPEG
7 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
7 2 (3.39%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.69%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.69%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Android
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) BDD
3 9 (15.25%) TDD
3 9 (15.25%) Scrum
4 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.86%) Web Design
4 7 (11.86%) Analytics
5 6 (10.17%) Content Management
5 6 (10.17%) DRM
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
6 5 (8.47%) OOP
6 5 (8.47%) Web Development
6 5 (8.47%) Customer Segmentation
6 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) Econometrics
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.64%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) C
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 3 (5.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Cisco
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) DoubleClick
4 2 (3.39%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Polycom
5 1 (1.69%) F5
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
5 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.69%) Juniper
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Omniture
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