The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 18 April 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 General category for the Oxford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.21% -
As % of the General category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £305 £294
% change year-on-year
+18.85% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +17.24%
General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.60% 22.98% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 30
Average daily rate £350 £455 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £288 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Average hourly rate £28.25 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 - £12.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Multimedia
Oxfordshire

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Multimedia
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell