The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 139 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £413 - £211
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-61.90% +5.00%
Digital Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1029 778 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.63% 26.86% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 374 396
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +9.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.09 £12.91 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £425 -
Glasgow - 3 £401 -
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (16.67%) Oculus Rift

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) BC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore