The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 41 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.59% - 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% - 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £291
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £37.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +158.62%
Digital Media
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.12% 27.27% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 42 27
Average daily rate £380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £179 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £13.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.38 £12.20 £10.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.90 £15.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (85.71%) Publishing
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) XQuery
2 4 (57.14%) XPath
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) ODBC
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Siebel

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 6 (85.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Lead Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Lead Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle ADF
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) ODBC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) EAI
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) XQuery
1 4 (57.14%) XPath
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel