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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 93 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 13 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 2.18% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
Median daily rate £381 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
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
581 551 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.92% 29.36% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 303 278
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.98 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.59 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 33 (91.67%) Web Development
2 31 (86.11%) Network Security
2 31 (86.11%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 31 (86.11%) PHP
2 31 (86.11%) CRM
2 31 (86.11%) ERP
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
6 7 (19.44%) C#
6 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) CSS3
8 5 (13.89%) Google
8 5 (13.89%) Marketing
8 5 (13.89%) SEO
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
9 4 (11.11%) User Experience
10 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.33%) iOS SDK
10 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.33%) Axure RP

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.56%) InDesign
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
1 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Axure RP
1 3 (8.33%) Maven
1 3 (8.33%) Xcode
2 2 (5.56%) gulp
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (5.56%) Brand Awareness
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 4 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (11.11%) HTML Developer
2 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
3 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Digital Executive
4 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.33%) Cocoa
5 3 (8.33%) iOS SDK
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (2.78%) React
7 1 (2.78%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) Spring
7 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Blog
2 2 (5.56%) Copywriting
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Social Network
3 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Web Development
2 31 (86.11%) CRM
2 31 (86.11%) ERP
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) SEO
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) B2B
8 2 (5.56%) Content Development
8 2 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (5.56%) Infographics
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Java
1 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
1 31 (86.11%) PHP
2 7 (19.44%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.78%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Facebook
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Zend
5 1 (2.78%) Axway
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) Isilon
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Telerik
5 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
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