The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 89 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 16 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 1.93% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 0
Median daily rate £350 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.25% -
Digital Media
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
627 517 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.82% 27.93% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 292 249
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £18.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 39 (90.70%) Web Development
2 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
2 38 (88.37%) PHP
3 37 (86.05%) Java
3 37 (86.05%) CRM
3 37 (86.05%) ERP
3 37 (86.05%) Network Security
4 15 (34.88%) HTML
5 12 (27.91%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) HTML5
7 10 (23.26%) C#
8 9 (20.93%) CSS3
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.95%) TDD
10 6 (13.95%) Marketing
10 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.95%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.63%) SEO
11 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.63%) SQL
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.63%) MS Office
11 5 (11.63%) Google
12 4 (9.30%) jQuery
12 4 (9.30%) Windows
12 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.30%) Finance
12 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
12 4 (9.30%) User Experience

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) WordPress
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.98%) Fireworks
2 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.65%) InDesign
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Axure RP
1 3 (6.98%) Maven
1 3 (6.98%) Xcode
2 2 (4.65%) gulp
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Grunt
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
4 2 (4.65%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (9.30%) iOS Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Designer
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Magento Developer
4 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Designer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) .NET
3 11 (25.58%) HTML5
4 9 (20.93%) CSS3
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
6 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.98%) Cocoa
6 3 (6.98%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.65%) Laravel
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.33%) JSON
8 1 (2.33%) LAMP
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware
8 1 (2.33%) Spring
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.33%) WPF
8 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Blog
2 2 (4.65%) Copywriting
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
2 2 (4.65%) Social Media
2 2 (4.65%) Social Network
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Web Development
2 37 (86.05%) CRM
2 37 (86.05%) ERP
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Front End Development
4 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) SEO
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Content Development
8 2 (4.65%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Infographics
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Web Design
8 2 (4.65%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
1 38 (88.37%) PHP
2 37 (86.05%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) C#
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 3 (6.98%) Zend
4 2 (4.65%) Facebook
4 2 (4.65%) Twitter
5 1 (2.33%) Axway
5 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Telerik
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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