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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 230 232 216
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 48 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 1.04% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 23
Average daily rate £325 £360 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £240 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-61.90% -30.00%
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
2972 3077 2759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.85% 30.92% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1748 1637 1470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 155 195
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.35 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hampshire +12 16 £300 -14.28% 2
Berkshire +13 13 £180 -34.54% 5
Surrey -8 8 £343 -2.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £388 - 8
Middlesex - 4 £413 -
Kent -25 2 £290 - 6
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 30 (50.85%) PHP
3 28 (47.46%) Web Development
4 27 (45.76%) Java
5 25 (42.37%) HTML
6 24 (40.68%) CRM
7 23 (38.98%) CSS
8 22 (37.29%) ERP
8 22 (37.29%) Network Security
9 15 (25.42%) Marketing
10 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (23.73%) jQuery
11 13 (22.03%) HTML5
12 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
13 11 (18.64%) MVC
14 10 (16.95%) C#
14 10 (16.95%) .NET
14 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
14 10 (16.95%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (15.25%) Social Media
15 9 (15.25%) Online Marketing
15 9 (15.25%) SEO
15 9 (15.25%) Degree
16 8 (13.56%) Project Planning
16 8 (13.56%) Pay per click
16 8 (13.56%) German Language
16 8 (13.56%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (13.56%) B2B
16 8 (13.56%) Email Marketing
16 8 (13.56%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (10.17%) Node.js
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) HBase
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Grunt
2 1 (1.69%) gulp
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 15 (25.42%) Marketing
2 8 (13.56%) Brand Awareness
2 8 (13.56%) German Language
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) French Language
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) Designer
3 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (6.78%) Angular Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Marketing Officer
5 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing Assistant
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.39%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) HTML
2 23 (38.98%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) jQuery
4 13 (22.03%) HTML5
5 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
6 10 (16.95%) .NET
7 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.86%) CSS3
7 7 (11.86%) RESTful
8 5 (8.47%) Ajax
8 5 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (6.78%) LAMP
9 4 (6.78%) React
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.08%) JSON
10 3 (5.08%) REST
10 3 (5.08%) SOAP
10 3 (5.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Social Media
2 5 (8.47%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Animation
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.69%) STB
5 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Web Development
2 24 (40.68%) CRM
3 22 (37.29%) ERP
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) MVC
6 10 (16.95%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.25%) Online Marketing
7 9 (15.25%) SEO
8 8 (13.56%) B2B
8 8 (13.56%) Data Acquisition
8 8 (13.56%) Email Marketing
8 8 (13.56%) Marketing Automation
8 8 (13.56%) Pay per click
8 8 (13.56%) Project Planning
9 6 (10.17%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.47%) OOP
11 3 (5.08%) Logistics
11 3 (5.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 30 (50.85%) PHP
3 27 (45.76%) Java
4 10 (16.95%) C#
5 7 (11.86%) SQL
6 3 (5.08%) C
6 3 (5.08%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) R
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Marketo
1 8 (13.56%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.08%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Zend
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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