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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 383 368 364
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing New Media 25 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 26
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £279 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £443 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £312 £438
% change year-on-year
-19.93% -28.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7806 8833 8459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.05% 37.36% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5340 6209 5862
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 149 168
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £22.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -8.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.02 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.85 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 7 £588 +60.95% 3
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) Publishing
4 10 (22.22%) XML
4 10 (22.22%) JSON
5 9 (20.00%) Use Case
5 9 (20.00%) User Stories
6 8 (17.78%) Migration
6 8 (17.78%) TDD
6 8 (17.78%) Data Management
6 8 (17.78%) BDD
7 7 (15.56%) Analytics
7 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (15.56%) Software Delivery
7 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
7 7 (15.56%) Finance
7 7 (15.56%) .NET
8 6 (13.33%) CRM
8 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.33%) Objective-C
8 6 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 6 (13.33%) User Experience
8 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 6 (13.33%) Kanban
9 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
9 5 (11.11%) Cocoa
9 5 (11.11%) Advertising
10 4 (8.89%) MS Office
10 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.89%) JIRA

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.44%) InDesign
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.44%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.44%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 12 (26.67%) Publishing
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Advertising
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) iOS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Lead Test Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Web Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Umbraco Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.22%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
1 10 (22.22%) JSON
2 7 (15.56%) .NET
3 5 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) SAML
5 2 (4.44%) OAuth
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.67%) Video on Demand
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Photography
5 1 (2.22%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) STB
5 1 (2.22%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Scrum
3 9 (20.00%) Use Case
3 9 (20.00%) User Stories
4 8 (17.78%) Migration
4 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) Data Management
4 8 (17.78%) BDD
5 7 (15.56%) Analytics
5 7 (15.56%) Software Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) CRM
6 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 6 (13.33%) Kanban
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Web Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) Quark
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
3 1 (2.22%) Cadence