The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Media
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.098% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.37% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £313 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.25 £32.26
% change year-on-year
- -15.53%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
214 268 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.57% 26.35% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 162 98
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
Median hourly rate £34.00 £55.65 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +192.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £15.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.46 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Digital Media
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital 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 Reading region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Yammer

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Yammer
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Communications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft