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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 130 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.078% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £309
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.02 - £14.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.76 £32.26 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +108.12%
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
745 752 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.24% 27.68% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 410 266
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.39% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.10 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (28.57%) JSR 170
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
4 2 (28.57%) Zend

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Communications Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Drupal Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) JSR 170
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) Modernizr
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Twitter
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) Google