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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Media
Rank 105 98 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Contract jobs citing New Media 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.11% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.41% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Median daily rate £350 £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+99.72% -56.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
644 491 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.33% 27.48% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 280 238
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £19.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing New Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing New Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £375 -
New Media
North West

New Media
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing New 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 New Media.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) UX Design
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
6 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Research

New 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Project Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) UX Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) UX Design
6 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe