The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland 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 124 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £470 - £265
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1011 972 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.15% 41.49% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 484 793
Average daily rate £396 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.30% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £7.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.90 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Multimedia
UK

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 2 £470 -
Glasgow - - - -
Multimedia
UK

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Hudson
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Durandal
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Private Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Instructional Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) Durandal
3 1 (12.50%) Flash
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe