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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 233 243 238
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 24 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.09% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 7
Median daily rate £360 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
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
2592 3106 2821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.98% 31.29% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 1776 1537
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 £215 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 183 165
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -10 5 £250 -21.87% 1
Surrey +12 4 £413 +28.90% 2
Hampshire -1 4 £360 -44.61% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £325 -50.00% 4
West Sussex +1 3 £400 -
Oxfordshire -13 2 £363 +16.00% 2
Kent - 2 £425 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
1 47 (65.28%) PHP
2 44 (61.11%) Web Development
3 43 (59.72%) CRM
4 42 (58.33%) ERP
4 42 (58.33%) Java
4 42 (58.33%) Network Security
5 30 (41.67%) HTML
6 27 (37.50%) CSS
7 18 (25.00%) MVC
7 18 (25.00%) Marketing
7 18 (25.00%) jQuery
8 16 (22.22%) HTML5
8 16 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (22.22%) .NET
9 15 (20.83%) C#
9 15 (20.83%) SEO
9 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.67%) Degree
11 12 (16.67%) Brand Awareness
12 11 (15.28%) SaaS
12 11 (15.28%) CSS3
12 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
13 10 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (13.89%) B2B
13 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.89%) German Language
13 10 (13.89%) Project Planning
13 10 (13.89%) Pay per click

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 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.17%) WordPress
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Drupal
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) SaaS
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (58.33%) Network Security
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.39%) DHCP
4 1 (1.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Grunt
3 2 (2.78%) gulp
4 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Log4j
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (25.00%) Marketing
2 12 (16.67%) Brand Awareness
3 10 (13.89%) German Language
4 8 (11.11%) Retail
5 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.56%) Finance
7 3 (4.17%) Advertising
8 1 (1.39%) Electronics
8 1 (1.39%) Games
8 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
4 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Architect
5 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Designer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Web Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Campaign Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Marketing Officer
9 2 (2.78%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) CSS
3 18 (25.00%) jQuery
4 16 (22.22%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) HTML5
5 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET
6 11 (15.28%) CSS3
7 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (8.33%) Node.js
10 5 (6.94%) Ajax
10 5 (6.94%) JSON
10 5 (6.94%) React
10 5 (6.94%) REST
11 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.56%) Symfony
12 3 (4.17%) LAMP
12 3 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Social Media
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.17%) Replication
2 3 (4.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) Web Development
2 43 (59.72%) CRM
3 42 (58.33%) ERP
4 18 (25.00%) MVC
5 16 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (20.83%) SEO
7 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.89%) B2B
8 10 (13.89%) Data Acquisition
8 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.89%) Email Marketing
8 10 (13.89%) Integrated Marketing
8 10 (13.89%) Marketing Automation
8 10 (13.89%) Online Marketing
8 10 (13.89%) Pay per click
8 10 (13.89%) Project Planning
9 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.56%) OOP
10 4 (5.56%) TDD
11 3 (4.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
1 47 (65.28%) PHP
2 42 (58.33%) Java
3 15 (20.83%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Marketo
1 10 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) DoubleClick
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Juniper
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Zend
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) NetApp
4 1 (1.39%) Samsung
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Xamarin