The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 381 359 289
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -70
Contract jobs citing New Media 17 34 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.42% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 45
Average daily rate
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£378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.41% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
New Media
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7468 8092 7257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.35% 37.54% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5266 5552 5089
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 160 185
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in London

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in London

New Media
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Media across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

New Media Daily Rate Histogram in London

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in London

New Media
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 New Media within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 4 £434 +15.66% 1
Clapham - - - -
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing New Media 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 New Media.

1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Apple iOS
3 10 (29.41%) User Experience
4 9 (26.47%) JSON
5 8 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 8 (23.53%) Digital Media
5 8 (23.53%) Objective-C
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) Cocoa
7 6 (17.65%) Publishing
7 6 (17.65%) Video on Demand
7 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) HTML
8 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.71%) CSS
8 5 (14.71%) Internet
9 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
9 4 (11.76%) MS Office
9 4 (11.76%) Windows
9 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) Finance
9 4 (11.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.82%) Interactive TV
10 3 (8.82%) Android
10 3 (8.82%) HTML5
10 3 (8.82%) CSS3
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing New Media 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.88%) InDesign
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (5.88%) Final Cut Pro
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Hudson
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Grunt
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 6 (17.65%) Publishing
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) iOS Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Product Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Online Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Content Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Online Content Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.94%) QA Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) JSON
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) Cocoa
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.88%) Ember.js
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) Dojo
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) RESTful
7 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) User Experience
2 8 (23.53%) Digital Media
3 6 (17.65%) Video on Demand
4 3 (8.82%) Interactive TV
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) iPad
6 1 (2.94%) Video Editing
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.94%) MPEG
6 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (5.88%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) iOS Development
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) User Stories
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) MVC
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.88%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Objective-C
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Quark
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Apple