The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Music Industry over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Music Industry
Rank 404 408 402
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.038% 0.014%
As % of the General category 0.073% 0.083% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Average daily rate £355 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £255 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Music Industry
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
9641 9675 10514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.66% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6787 6977 7388
Average daily rate £500 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 102 179
Average hourly rate £27.58 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.78% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Music Industry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Music Industry
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Music Industry across the London region.

Music Industry Daily Rate Trend in London

Music Industry
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Music Industry across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Music Industry Daily Rate Histogram in London

Music Industry
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry across the London region.

Music Industry Hourly Rate Trend in London

Music Industry
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VBA
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) LESS
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) LESS
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
1 1 (12.50%) XHTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) XPath