The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank - 136 124
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.095% 0.18%
As % of the General category - 0.27% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.81 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
Multimedia
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1214 1125 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.94% 35.74% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 643 463
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 54 47
Average hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.18 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £42.75 £43.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Multimedia
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Planning Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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