The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Media
Rank 104 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing New Media 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% - 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
New 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
572 367 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.57% 25.70% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 216 195
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing New Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (71.43%) InDesign
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) Photography
1 5 (71.43%) Brand Management
1 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
3 2 (28.57%) SPSS
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (71.43%) InDesign
1 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modeller
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Photography
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Brand Management
1 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) R
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau