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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 376 399 388
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 39 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £217 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.63 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- -57.89%
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
11145 10736 12688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.99% 44.85% 50.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7958 7447 8961
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 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 150 171
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.65 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +10 14 £375 +31.57% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 47 (44.76%) Finance
2 34 (32.38%) Network Management
3 32 (30.48%) Cisco
4 30 (28.57%) LAN
4 30 (28.57%) WAN
5 29 (27.62%) Internet
5 29 (27.62%) Network Security
6 28 (26.67%) Degree
7 24 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 23 (21.90%) MPLS
8 23 (21.90%) Firewall
9 21 (20.00%) HTML
10 20 (19.05%) VPN
10 20 (19.05%) DNS
10 20 (19.05%) Ethernet
10 20 (19.05%) Wireless
10 20 (19.05%) IPsec
10 20 (19.05%) BGP
10 20 (19.05%) EIGRP
10 20 (19.05%) VLAN
10 20 (19.05%) PKI
10 20 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (19.05%) Infoblox
10 20 (19.05%) SolarWinds
10 20 (19.05%) Aruba
10 20 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
10 20 (19.05%) 802.1X
11 19 (18.10%) CSS
12 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
13 14 (13.33%) jQuery

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (9.52%) CMS
2 5 (4.76%) Immediacy CMS
2 5 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (4.76%) IIS
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.95%) Lync
4 1 (0.95%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.62%) MS Office
3 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (2.86%) InDesign
6 3 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (1.90%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.90%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) WAN
1 30 (28.57%) LAN
2 29 (27.62%) Network Security
2 29 (27.62%) Internet
3 24 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 23 (21.90%) MPLS
4 23 (21.90%) Firewall
5 20 (19.05%) Wireless
5 20 (19.05%) IPsec
5 20 (19.05%) BGP
5 20 (19.05%) EIGRP
5 20 (19.05%) VPN
5 20 (19.05%) DNS
5 20 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 20 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (19.05%) VLAN
5 20 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (4.76%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.86%) Telepresence
7 3 (2.86%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.90%) Xcode
2 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
3 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 47 (44.76%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Marketing
3 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Law
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Publishing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.19%) Developer
3 13 (12.38%) Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Graduate
5 9 (8.57%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Designer
7 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Junior
9 4 (3.81%) Junior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Author
10 3 (2.86%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Technical Author
10 3 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Website Manager
11 2 (1.90%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.00%) HTML
2 20 (19.05%) 802.1X
3 19 (18.10%) CSS
4 14 (13.33%) jQuery
5 10 (9.52%) XHTML
5 10 (9.52%) Web Services
6 8 (7.62%) WCF
6 8 (7.62%) HTML5
6 8 (7.62%) CSS3
7 7 (6.67%) Flash
8 6 (5.71%) .NET
9 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.76%) SOAP
9 5 (4.76%) XML
9 5 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.81%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) PKI
2 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 6 (5.71%) User Experience
5 5 (4.76%) Economics
6 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.86%) Wiki
7 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.86%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.86%) Animation
7 3 (2.86%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.90%) IVR
8 2 (1.90%) NHS
8 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.90%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.95%) Blog
9 1 (0.95%) New Media
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.86%) Solaris
3 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Network Management
2 11 (10.48%) Web Development
3 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (7.62%) CRM
4 8 (7.62%) Business Analysis
5 7 (6.67%) Project Management
6 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.76%) ITIL
7 5 (4.76%) MVC
8 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.81%) Workflow
8 4 (3.81%) Migration
8 4 (3.81%) Scrum
8 4 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.81%) Analytics
8 4 (3.81%) API Integration
9 3 (2.86%) Low Latency
9 3 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (2.86%) Change Control
9 3 (2.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.43%) SQL
3 8 (7.62%) C#
4 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.81%) PHP
6 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.86%) Perl
7 2 (1.90%) Ruby
7 2 (1.90%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.95%) Python
8 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) HND
3 2 (1.90%) CCNP
3 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) CCNA
4 1 (0.95%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Nagios
1 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Cisco
2 20 (19.05%) SolarWinds
2 20 (19.05%) Infoblox
2 20 (19.05%) Aruba
3 10 (9.52%) Adobe
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.86%) Google
7 2 (1.90%) Apple
7 2 (1.90%) VMware
7 2 (1.90%) Mitel
8 1 (0.95%) Progress
8 1 (0.95%) Avaya
8 1 (0.95%) Riverbed
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