The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 227 232 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 34 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.18% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 5
Median daily rate £325 £338 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -27.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £191 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
Digital Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2647 3039 2792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.80% 30.93% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1710 1509
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 176 161
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.15 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Berkshire +11 11 £198 -28.18% 4
Surrey +11 6 £340 +6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £350 -46.15% 6
Hampshire +5 4 £360 +1.05% 5
West Sussex -6 3 £400 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £338 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 1 £325 -14.47% 2
Kent - 1 £325 - 3
Middlesex - 1 £350 - 2
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
1 54 (61.36%) PHP
2 50 (56.82%) Java
2 50 (56.82%) Web Development
3 48 (54.55%) CRM
4 46 (52.27%) ERP
4 46 (52.27%) Network Security
5 33 (37.50%) HTML
6 31 (35.23%) CSS
7 22 (25.00%) Marketing
8 21 (23.86%) jQuery
9 20 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (21.59%) HTML5
10 19 (21.59%) MVC
10 19 (21.59%) SEO
11 18 (20.45%) .NET
12 17 (19.32%) C#
13 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 15 (17.05%) Brand Awareness
14 15 (17.05%) Degree
14 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (15.91%) SaaS
16 13 (14.77%) Social Media
16 13 (14.77%) Marketo
16 13 (14.77%) German Language
16 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
16 13 (14.77%) Pay per click
16 13 (14.77%) Email Marketing
16 13 (14.77%) Online Marketing
16 13 (14.77%) B2B

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.55%) CMS
1 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.41%) Drupal
2 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) SaaS
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (52.27%) Network Security
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.14%) DHCP
4 1 (1.14%) DNS
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) NAS
4 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.27%) Grunt
3 2 (2.27%) gulp
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Log4j
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (25.00%) Marketing
2 15 (17.05%) Brand Awareness
3 13 (14.77%) German Language
4 6 (6.82%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.55%) Advertising
5 4 (4.55%) Finance
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Marketing Manager
4 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Architect
5 6 (6.82%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Designer
6 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Marketing Officer
8 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Web Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Analytics Manager
9 2 (2.27%) Digital Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.50%) HTML
2 31 (35.23%) CSS
3 21 (23.86%) jQuery
4 19 (21.59%) HTML5
5 18 (20.45%) .NET
6 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 11 (12.50%) CSS3
9 9 (10.23%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.23%) Entity Framework
10 8 (9.09%) RESTful
11 7 (7.95%) Node.js
12 6 (6.82%) Ajax
12 6 (6.82%) JSON
12 6 (6.82%) React
12 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.68%) REST
14 4 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
15 3 (3.41%) Sass
15 3 (3.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Social Media
2 5 (5.68%) Replication
2 5 (5.68%) User Experience
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.14%) Unix
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Web Development
2 48 (54.55%) CRM
3 46 (52.27%) ERP
4 20 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 19 (21.59%) SEO
6 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (14.77%) B2B
7 13 (14.77%) Data Acquisition
7 13 (14.77%) Email Marketing
7 13 (14.77%) Integrated Marketing
7 13 (14.77%) Marketing Automation
7 13 (14.77%) Online Marketing
7 13 (14.77%) Pay per click
7 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
8 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.36%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.82%) OO
9 6 (6.82%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
1 54 (61.36%) PHP
2 50 (56.82%) Java
3 17 (19.32%) C#
4 9 (10.23%) SQL
5 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.27%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
2 1 (1.14%) XenApp
2 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) Marketo
1 13 (14.77%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Zend
4 3 (3.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) DoubleClick
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) Juniper
5 2 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Samsung
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago