The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North East region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 50 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.40% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£125 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +20.96%
Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 56 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.56% 17.34% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 27 42
Average daily rate £310 £281 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.22% -28.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £468 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £18.13 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £26.75 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £33.25 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Digital Media
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Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the North East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £125 - 6
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) InDesign
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe