The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New 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 New Media over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank 251 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing New Media 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.036% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
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£390 £375 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +102.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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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
2902 2269 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.54% 27.17% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1208 956
Average daily rate £375 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 126 196
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.41 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.14% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing New Media across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

New 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 New Media across the South East region.

New Media Daily Rate Trend in the South East

New 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 New Media across the South East region.

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

New 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 New Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 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 +8 5 £390 - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing New 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 New Media.

1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Django
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) BBC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) WMI

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing New 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Games Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
1 4 (50.00%) Django
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) BBC
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WMI
1 1 (12.50%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Borland
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