The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Media
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing New Media 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £250 £437
% change year-on-year
+85.00% -42.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 - -
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 87 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.21% 23.39% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 25
Median daily rate £395 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £198 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.49 £51.67 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.82% +233.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £51.67 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £16.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing New Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside