The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 255 260 254
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.081% 0.022%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.23% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £313 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - £14.00
Multimedia
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2763 3517 3170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.15% 35.79% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 2037 1728
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 121 87
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £11.50 £12.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Multimedia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multimedia across the South East region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the South East region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hampshire - 4 £313 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Clustering
4 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) SCOM
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) 802.1X

Multimedia
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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) DMZ
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (12.50%) IPsec
5 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) Extranet
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) Intranet
6 1 (6.25%) SNMP
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Instructional Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Content Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Photography
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) BBC
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
2 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Game Development
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.25%) Verint