The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New 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
New Media
Rank - 23 22
Contract jobs citing New Media 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.13% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.92% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £315 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.74% -15.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
New Media
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.50% 28.81% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 15
Median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands