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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Media
North West / Manchester
Rank - 96 87
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.93% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £365 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.02 £32.26
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%

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
399 539 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.71% 29.98% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 296 218
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 £270 £200 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £33.40 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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
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 22 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Isilon

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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Isilon
1 1 (33.33%) VMware