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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 232 230 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -57
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 25 16 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.18% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.62% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £273 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -66.66%
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
2888 2590 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.54% 28.91% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1388 1127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 165
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.80 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.13% +2.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire +7 8 £350 +9.37% 2
Oxfordshire -13 8 £459 - 1
Berkshire 0 7 £240 -22.58% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £250 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (31.48%) Marketing
2 14 (25.93%) Social Media
3 13 (24.07%) HTML
4 12 (22.22%) SEO
4 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
6 10 (18.52%) Publishing
6 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.52%) User Experience
7 9 (16.67%) CSS
7 9 (16.67%) CMS
7 9 (16.67%) Degree
8 8 (14.81%) PHP
9 7 (12.96%) MS Office
9 7 (12.96%) Linux
9 7 (12.96%) Pay per click
9 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.96%) Search Engine Marketing
9 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.11%) SQL
10 6 (11.11%) Analytics
11 5 (9.26%) Facebook
11 5 (9.26%) Twitter
11 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
11 5 (9.26%) B2B
11 5 (9.26%) Project Management
11 5 (9.26%) MySQL

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (16.67%) CMS
2 4 (7.41%) WordPress
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Informix
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Grunt
General
1 17 (31.48%) Marketing
2 10 (18.52%) Publishing
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Finance
6 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Audio Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Audio Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database Developer
7 2 (3.70%) DSP Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) HTML
2 9 (16.67%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) HTML5
4 4 (7.41%) jQuery
4 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) LAMP
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
5 3 (5.56%) XML
5 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.56%) CSS3
6 2 (3.70%) Flash
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (1.85%) Struts
7 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.85%) Spring
7 1 (1.85%) JSF
7 1 (1.85%) JSON
7 1 (1.85%) RESTful
7 1 (1.85%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Social Media
2 10 (18.52%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Copywriting
4 2 (3.70%) Blog
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) STB
5 1 (1.85%) IPTV
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Animation
5 1 (1.85%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 12 (22.22%) SEO
1 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
2 7 (12.96%) Pay per click
2 7 (12.96%) Search Engine Marketing
3 6 (11.11%) Analytics
4 5 (9.26%) Content Management
4 5 (9.26%) CRM
4 5 (9.26%) B2B
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) B2C
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Web Analytics
5 4 (7.41%) User Stories
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps
6 3 (5.56%) BDD
6 3 (5.56%) TDD
6 3 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.81%) PHP
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Python
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) C
5 3 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Tcl
7 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Facebook
2 5 (9.26%) Twitter
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (3.70%) Aprimo
4 2 (3.70%) Tableau
4 2 (3.70%) Eloqua
4 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
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