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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 378 337 365
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +28
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 34 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 26
Average daily rate £320 £298 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £113 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £435 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £305 £294
% change year-on-year
+18.85% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +17.24%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11112 11076 14904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.93% 51.27% 53.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7820 7859 10105
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 122 241
Average hourly rate £21.88 £22.50 £21.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 8 £300 -7.69% 7
Ilford - - - -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (29.33%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) C++
3 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.00%) Degree
4 14 (18.67%) TDD
5 11 (14.67%) Windows
5 11 (14.67%) Python
6 10 (13.33%) Project Management
6 10 (13.33%) Games
7 9 (12.00%) Finance
7 9 (12.00%) OO
7 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.00%) MySQL
7 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (10.67%) QA
8 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.67%) C
8 8 (10.67%) Electronics
8 8 (10.67%) Scrum
8 8 (10.67%) OOP
8 8 (10.67%) Network Management
9 7 (9.33%) BDD
9 7 (9.33%) Change Control
9 7 (9.33%) Low Latency
9 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.33%) LAMP
9 7 (9.33%) Perl
9 7 (9.33%) Linux
9 7 (9.33%) IPTV

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (8.00%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Lync
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (2.67%) InDesign
3 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) Maya
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (8.00%) PBX
2 4 (5.33%) MRTG
3 2 (2.67%) SNMP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.33%) FWSM
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) IPsec
4 1 (1.33%) MPLS
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) SMS
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) MySQL
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.33%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.00%) WATIR
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.33%) Calabash
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.33%) Xcode
5 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.33%) Toad
5 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 10 (13.33%) Games
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Electronics
4 6 (8.00%) Banking
4 6 (8.00%) Publishing
5 4 (5.33%) Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.00%) Legal
6 3 (4.00%) Retail
7 2 (2.67%) Advertising
8 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.33%) Local Government
8 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Developer
2 8 (10.67%) Python Developer
2 8 (10.67%) Consultant
2 8 (10.67%) Analyst
3 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Designer
4 6 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Online Product Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.00%) QA Tester
8 2 (2.67%) User Experience Designer
8 2 (2.67%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (2.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) LAMP
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) XML
5 3 (4.00%) HTML5
5 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) Web Services
5 3 (4.00%) JSON
5 3 (4.00%) Ajax
5 3 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.67%) WCF
6 2 (2.67%) XSLT
6 2 (2.67%) Middleware
6 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.33%) CSS3
7 1 (1.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.33%) HTML5 Boilerplate
7 1 (1.33%) DOM
7 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) IPTV
2 7 (9.33%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.67%) Ergonomics
4 4 (5.33%) Social Media
4 4 (5.33%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.00%) Open Source
5 3 (4.00%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.67%) iPhone
6 2 (2.67%) iPad
6 2 (2.67%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.67%) Streaming Media
6 2 (2.67%) Statistics
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Solaris
4 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) TDD
3 10 (13.33%) Project Management
4 9 (12.00%) OO
5 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.67%) Scrum
5 8 (10.67%) OOP
5 8 (10.67%) Network Management
6 7 (9.33%) BDD
6 7 (9.33%) Change Control
6 7 (9.33%) Low Latency
6 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.33%) Web Development
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.67%) DRM
8 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.67%) Content Management
8 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) C++
3 11 (14.67%) Python
4 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.67%) C
6 7 (9.33%) Perl
7 6 (8.00%) Ruby
7 6 (8.00%) C#
8 2 (2.67%) F#
8 2 (2.67%) Java
8 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.33%) HLSL
9 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.33%) GLSL
9 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Netcool
1 1 (1.33%) OpenView
1 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) HP
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco
2 4 (5.33%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) Polycom
4 2 (2.67%) Juniper
4 2 (2.67%) F5
5 1 (1.33%) Facebook
5 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce
5 1 (1.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.33%) Infovista
5 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.33%) EMC
5 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.33%) Tandberg
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