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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 230 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -2
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 12 49 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 2.86% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 34
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£298 £308 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £400 £472
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
2020 1714 2011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.94% 20.22% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 851 853
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 £210 £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 124 127 173
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.85 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -21.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
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 30 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 -13 7 £350 +12.00% 4
Hampshire -26 2 £320 +5.34%
Oxfordshire +4 1 - - 2
Surrey -1 1 £250 - 7
West Sussex -4 1 £275 -31.25%
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 15 (32.61%) HTML
3 14 (30.43%) CSS
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) jQuery
6 8 (17.39%) Marketing
6 8 (17.39%) HTML5
7 7 (15.22%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) PHP
7 7 (15.22%) Linux
8 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Retail
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) JSON
9 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
10 4 (8.70%) FMCG
10 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.70%) Android
10 4 (8.70%) Python
10 4 (8.70%) XHTML
10 4 (8.70%) MySQL
10 4 (8.70%) Web Services
10 4 (8.70%) XML
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) JIRA
10 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
10 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.70%) IPTV
10 4 (8.70%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) WordPress
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HSPA
1 2 (4.35%) LTE
1 2 (4.35%) UMTS
1 2 (4.35%) DHCP
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) GSM
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) RTSP
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) DWDM
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
2 1 (2.17%) BGP
2 1 (2.17%) DVB
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
5 3 (6.52%) Publishing
5 3 (6.52%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (10.87%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
2 5 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
3 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) UI Developer
3 3 (6.52%) UI Programmer
4 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Designer
4 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
4 2 (4.35%) Architect
4 2 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Certification Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) HTML
2 14 (30.43%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) jQuery
4 8 (17.39%) HTML5
5 7 (15.22%) CSS3
6 5 (10.87%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) XHTML
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.35%) REST
8 2 (4.35%) SOAP
8 2 (4.35%) Django
9 1 (2.17%) LAMP
9 1 (2.17%) Flash
9 1 (2.17%) .NET
9 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
9 1 (2.17%) FFmpeg
9 1 (2.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) FMCG
1 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
1 4 (8.70%) IPTV
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Learning Management System
2 3 (6.52%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Video on Demand
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.17%) STB
4 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.17%) MPEG
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) Android
4 3 (6.52%) Windows
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.52%) SEO
3 3 (6.52%) Content Management
3 3 (6.52%) Project Management
3 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.52%) Android Development
3 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
4 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.35%) DevOps
4 2 (4.35%) Online Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.35%) CRM
4 2 (4.35%) OOP
4 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) PHP
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) Tcl
6 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.35%) RHCT
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) RHEV
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) ATG
4 1 (2.17%) Siebel
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
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