The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank - 5 9
Contract jobs citing New Media 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 23.53% 10.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 50.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.41% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 44.00% 47.06% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £380 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.29 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

New Media
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in Salford

New Media
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing New 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 New Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing New 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner