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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Music Industry
Rank 407 406 392
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 7 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.064% 0.054%
As % of the General category 0.065% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £394 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.85% +35.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Music Industry
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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
10752 12686 13547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.84% 50.73% 52.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7454 8960 9275
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 £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 171 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 28 August 2014.

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) PHP5
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) Sony
5 4 (26.67%) LAMP
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (13.33%) Route 53
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Symfony
7 2 (13.33%) Zend
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Subversion

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Route 53
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.67%) ProtoShare
3 1 (6.67%) Phing
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Symfony
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Smarty
5 1 (6.67%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
1 1 (6.67%) Economics
1 1 (6.67%) Streaming Music
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PHP5
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Sony
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin