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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 249 228 225
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 9 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.81% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 3
Average daily rate £500 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £15.77 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%
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
3011 3213 3055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.32% 33.90% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1686 1536
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 88 144
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.13 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +1 6 £390 -22.00%
Oxfordshire +7 2 £563 -
Berkshire -7 1 - - 1
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) VoIP
3 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) SEO
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
4 4 (17.39%) Google
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) High Availability
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (17.39%) Verint
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) Web Design
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) OSPF
4 4 (17.39%) BGP

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) VoIP
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) BGP
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) OSPF
3 4 (17.39%) SNMP
3 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) LTE
5 1 (4.35%) PSTN
5 1 (4.35%) VoLTE
5 1 (4.35%) VoWiFi
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 3 (13.04%) Publishing
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Designer
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
1 4 (17.39%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (13.04%) Front End Web Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Web Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Technician
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) CSS3
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (17.39%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) XSLT
3 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe AIR
5 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
5 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) BBC
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Podcast
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) SEO
1 5 (21.74%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) High Availability
2 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (17.39%) Web Design
3 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.35%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCIE
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) JTAG
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Google
1 4 (17.39%) HP
1 4 (17.39%) Verint
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle