The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Media
Rank 156 148 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing New Media 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.079% 0.055% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.21% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £250 £400
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1211 975 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.90% 26.80% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 576 495
Median daily rate £400 £378 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 55 65
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £46.32 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in the North West

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

New Media
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing New Media within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 3 - -
New Media
England

New Media
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing New Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for New Media.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe