The 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £185.00
% change year-on-year
- -79.72%
Digital Media
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
116 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.63% 18.62% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 24 21
Average daily rate £350 £275 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -30.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 8
Average hourly rate £18.75 £29.63 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% +55.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.42 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 August 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