The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 233 184 171
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -13
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 11 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.65% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 3.21% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 35
Average daily rate
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£315 £308 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £186 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £400 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -63.41%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1972 1713 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.81% 20.32% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 823 843
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 129 172
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Digital Media
England

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
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 23 July 2014. 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
Berkshire -15 7 £330 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -35 2 £320 +5.34% 1
West Sussex 0 1 £275 -31.25%
Oxfordshire -6 1 - - 2
Surrey - - - - 4
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 19 (40.43%) Telecoms
2 18 (38.30%) HTML
3 16 (34.04%) CSS
4 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.40%) jQuery
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 9 (19.15%) HTML5
7 8 (17.02%) CSS3
7 8 (17.02%) Linux
8 7 (14.89%) Marketing
9 6 (12.77%) Retail
9 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
10 5 (10.64%) XHTML
10 5 (10.64%) MySQL
10 5 (10.64%) Finance
10 5 (10.64%) JSON
11 4 (8.51%) JIRA
11 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
11 4 (8.51%) Python
11 4 (8.51%) IPTV
11 4 (8.51%) Content Management
11 4 (8.51%) VMware
11 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.51%) Web Services
11 4 (8.51%) XML
11 4 (8.51%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) FMCG
11 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.51%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DHCP
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) GSM
1 2 (4.26%) UMTS
1 2 (4.26%) HSPA
1 2 (4.26%) LTE
2 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) DWDM
2 1 (2.13%) MPLS
2 1 (2.13%) BGP
2 1 (2.13%) DVB
2 1 (2.13%) RTSP
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Xcode
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (40.43%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.89%) Marketing
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
4 5 (10.64%) Finance
5 3 (6.38%) Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Publishing
7 1 (2.13%) Electronics
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Web Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Certification Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) CSS
3 11 (23.40%) jQuery
4 9 (19.15%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) CSS3
6 5 (10.64%) JSON
6 5 (10.64%) XHTML
7 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) XML
8 2 (4.26%) SOAP
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
8 2 (4.26%) Django
8 2 (4.26%) REST
8 2 (4.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.13%) Sass
9 1 (2.13%) Android SDK
9 1 (2.13%) FFmpeg
9 1 (2.13%) Flash
9 1 (2.13%) LAMP
9 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) IPTV
1 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
1 4 (8.51%) FMCG
2 3 (6.38%) Learning Management System
2 3 (6.38%) Social Media
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Open Source
3 2 (4.26%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.13%) MPEG
4 1 (2.13%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.51%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (8.51%) Content Management
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.38%) Project Management
3 3 (6.38%) SEO
3 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (6.38%) Android Development
3 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (4.26%) DevOps
4 2 (4.26%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.26%) Online Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Scrum
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Web Development
4 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Pay per click
4 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.15%) PHP
3 4 (8.51%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Tcl
6 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ISEB
1 2 (4.26%) RHCT
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) RHEV
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) VMware
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) ATG
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Siebel
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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