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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 247 230 219
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 10 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 1.05% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 16
Average daily rate £225 £440 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.86% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £227 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £518 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £306
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £27.25 £32.26 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.53% +108.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.76 £32.26 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +108.12%
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
2618 2755 2469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.60% 29.09% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1443 1286
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 184 161
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 8 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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
Berkshire +4 3 £313 -30.55% 5
Oxfordshire -3 3 £181 -64.97% 2
Hampshire +6 2 £225 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Social Media
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 9 (32.14%) CRM
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Adobe
4 7 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) Content Management
6 5 (17.86%) Retail
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
7 4 (14.29%) Solvency II
7 4 (14.29%) Facebook
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter
7 4 (14.29%) hybris
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) SCADA
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) SAP PI
7 4 (14.29%) Pega
7 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (14.29%) Middleware
7 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Architect
1 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.14%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) Middleware
3 4 (14.29%) SAP PI
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (3.57%) Core Animation
6 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (3.57%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
6 1 (3.57%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (3.57%) SVG
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Social Media
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (14.29%) SCADA
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Animation
4 1 (3.57%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) DTV
4 1 (3.57%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) Podcast
4 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.57%) Social Network
4 1 (3.57%) STB
4 1 (3.57%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (32.14%) CRM
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Content Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
6 2 (7.14%) Online Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) SEO
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Facebook
3 4 (14.29%) FatWire
3 4 (14.29%) Guidewire
3 4 (14.29%) hybris
3 4 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 4 (14.29%) Pega
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 4 (14.29%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
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