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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 216 219 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 54 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 1.06% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 20
Median daily rate £313 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £240 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £466 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-61.90% +5.00%
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
2816 2934 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.89% 31.89% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1567 1414
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 128 171
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 16 £195 -22.38% 10
Hampshire +13 15 £250 -28.57% 2
Surrey -9 8 £336 -3.92% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £325 +30.00% 13
Kent - 4 £270 - 5
Middlesex - 4 £413 -
Oxfordshire 0 1 £400 -12.56%
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
2 36 (57.14%) PHP
3 34 (53.97%) Java
3 34 (53.97%) Web Development
4 31 (49.21%) CRM
5 29 (46.03%) ERP
5 29 (46.03%) Network Security
6 27 (42.86%) HTML
7 25 (39.68%) CSS
8 16 (25.40%) Marketing
8 16 (25.40%) jQuery
9 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.22%) MVC
10 13 (20.63%) HTML5
11 12 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.05%) C#
11 12 (19.05%) .NET
12 11 (17.46%) SEO
13 10 (15.87%) Degree
13 10 (15.87%) Social Media
13 10 (15.87%) Online Marketing
14 9 (14.29%) SaaS
14 9 (14.29%) German Language
14 9 (14.29%) Email Marketing
14 9 (14.29%) Marketo
14 9 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
14 9 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
14 9 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
14 9 (14.29%) Project Planning

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) Node.js
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) HBase
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Grunt
2 2 (3.17%) gulp
3 1 (1.59%) Log4j
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (25.40%) Marketing
2 9 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
2 9 (14.29%) German Language
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (7.94%) Architect
3 5 (7.94%) Designer
4 4 (6.35%) Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Marketing Officer
5 3 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (3.17%) Magento Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing Assistant
6 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) HTML
2 25 (39.68%) CSS
3 16 (25.40%) jQuery
4 13 (20.63%) HTML5
5 12 (19.05%) .NET
5 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.11%) RESTful
8 6 (9.52%) CSS3
9 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.94%) Ajax
9 5 (7.94%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.94%) React
9 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 4 (6.35%) LAMP
11 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.76%) SOAP
11 3 (4.76%) Spring
11 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Social Media
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.59%) DTV
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) STB
4 1 (1.59%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Web Development
2 31 (49.21%) CRM
3 29 (46.03%) ERP
4 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.22%) MVC
5 12 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (17.46%) SEO
7 10 (15.87%) Online Marketing
8 9 (14.29%) B2B
8 9 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
8 9 (14.29%) Email Marketing
8 9 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
8 9 (14.29%) Pay per click
8 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 8 (12.70%) Front End Development
10 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.52%) OO
11 6 (9.52%) OOP
12 4 (6.35%) BDD
12 4 (6.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
2 36 (57.14%) PHP
3 34 (53.97%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) C#
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) C
6 3 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) R
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) XenApp
2 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Marketo
1 9 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago