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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 373 381 358
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 33 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £260 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £131 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £455 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 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 £33.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-57.89% -44.58%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10527 12402 13596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.78% 51.10% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7333 8696 9245
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 £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 185 228
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
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 30 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 30 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 30 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 4 £350 +75.00% 11
Hackney - - - - 1
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 (27.12%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) Publishing
2 11 (18.64%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) QA
4 9 (15.25%) C
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.25%) Games
4 9 (15.25%) Advertising
5 8 (13.56%) E-Learning
5 8 (13.56%) C++
5 8 (13.56%) Marketing
6 7 (11.86%) BDD
6 7 (11.86%) Social Media
6 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) DRM
7 6 (10.17%) C#
7 6 (10.17%) XML
7 6 (10.17%) HTML5
7 6 (10.17%) Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
7 6 (10.17%) Content Management
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.47%) Statistics
8 5 (8.47%) Video on Demand
8 5 (8.47%) Learning Management System

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 3 (5.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
1 3 (5.08%) SPSS
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) InDesign
2 2 (3.39%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.69%) UPnP
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.69%) MRTG
2 1 (1.69%) DLNA
2 1 (1.69%) FWSM
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) SMS
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) SNMP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) MPLS
2 1 (1.69%) OSPF
2 1 (1.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (18.64%) Publishing
2 9 (15.25%) Games
2 9 (15.25%) Advertising
3 8 (13.56%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Finance
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Law
7 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Developer
3 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
3 4 (6.78%) Tester
3 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (6.78%) Administrator
3 4 (6.78%) Designer
4 3 (5.08%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) QA Tester
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) CSS
3 6 (10.17%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) HTML5
4 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
5 3 (5.08%) Ajax
5 3 (5.08%) CSS3
5 3 (5.08%) Flash
6 2 (3.39%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.39%) .NET
6 2 (3.39%) SOAP
6 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 2 (3.39%) XSLT
6 2 (3.39%) jQuery
6 2 (3.39%) JSON
6 2 (3.39%) MDX
7 1 (1.69%) WPF
7 1 (1.69%) Qt
7 1 (1.69%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) E-Learning
2 7 (11.86%) Social Media
3 5 (8.47%) Statistics
3 5 (8.47%) Video on Demand
3 5 (8.47%) Learning Management System
4 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.08%) IPTV
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) DTV
4 3 (5.08%) STB
5 2 (3.39%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.39%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.69%) Animation
6 1 (1.69%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.69%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.69%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Android
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) BDD
1 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Scrum
1 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (11.86%) TDD
1 7 (11.86%) DRM
2 6 (10.17%) Analytics
2 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
2 6 (10.17%) Content Management
3 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.78%) Web Design
4 4 (6.78%) OO
4 4 (6.78%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Web Development
5 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Information Management
5 3 (5.08%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) C
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) C++
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (5.08%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) MOS
1 1 (1.69%) ISEB
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Polycom
2 3 (5.08%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.69%) Tandberg
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Omniture
4 1 (1.69%) Facebook
4 1 (1.69%) F5
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Juniper
4 1 (1.69%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
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