The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 Salford 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 - 11 12
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 3.57% 7.84%
As % of the General category - 11.11% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.40%
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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 53.13% 32.14% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 8
Average daily rate £325 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £267 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Multimedia
Manchester

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Multimedia
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Kindle
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Game Development
1 3 (100.00%) New Media
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Kindle
1 3 (100.00%) New Media
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript