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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 231 195 199
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 13 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.98% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 29
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£463 £293 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.11% -8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £400 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.25 -
% change year-on-year
-31.18% -
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
2654 2170 2455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.53% 25.22% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1449 1158 1083
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 114 183
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.44 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £42.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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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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 +5 7 £525 +47.36% 3
Kent - 2 - - 1
Middlesex 0 1 £500 +60.00%
Oxfordshire -12 1 - - 2
Surrey -13 1 £250 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -24 1 £425 +49.12% 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) CSS3
8 4 (13.33%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) CMS
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) JSON
9 3 (10.00%) Android
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) SEO
9 3 (10.00%) MySQL
9 3 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) Windows
9 3 (10.00%) Linux
9 3 (10.00%) Social Media
9 3 (10.00%) Android Development
10 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DHCP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) MPLS
1 2 (6.67%) BGP
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) RTSP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) DVB
2 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.33%) OSPF
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) DWDM
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.33%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) JBehave
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
5 3 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
6 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) XHTML
6 2 (6.67%) Google Maps API
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) LAMP
7 1 (3.33%) ATL
7 1 (3.33%) .NET
7 1 (3.33%) Flash
7 1 (3.33%) FFmpeg
7 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.00%) Social Media
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) IPTV
4 1 (3.33%) STB
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) MPEG
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Android
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) SEO
4 3 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco
1 2 (6.67%) VMware
1 2 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper
2 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.33%) F5
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