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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 102 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.90% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.02 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.13% +18.87%
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
444 556 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.46% 28.56% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 286 278
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 £271 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 21
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.37 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £29.00 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 16 (84.21%) Web Development
2 14 (73.68%) Network Security
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) PHP
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 14 (73.68%) ERP
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) iOS SDK
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Publishing
6 3 (15.79%) Cocoa
6 3 (15.79%) Xcode
6 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (10.53%) InDesign
7 2 (10.53%) CMS
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) C#

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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.53%) Fireworks
1 2 (10.53%) InDesign
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Axure RP
1 3 (15.79%) Xcode
2 2 (10.53%) gulp
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Executive
3 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) Cocoa
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
3 3 (15.79%) iOS SDK
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Laravel
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Blog
2 2 (10.53%) Copywriting
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Social Network
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Web Development
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 14 (73.68%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) B2B
5 2 (10.53%) Content Development
5 2 (10.53%) Content Writing
5 2 (10.53%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Infographics
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
1 14 (73.68%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe
1 2 (10.53%) Facebook
1 2 (10.53%) Google
1 2 (10.53%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Isilon
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Zend