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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank 247 232 221
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing New Media 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.059% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.22% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
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£339 £250 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.60% +35.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £306 £298
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
New 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
2873 2301 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.98% 26.99% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1216 927
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 136 193
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Media across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

New Media Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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 +5 4 £390 - 2
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £301 +20.40% 2
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) WMI
2 4 (33.33%) StarTeam
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) Django
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 4 (33.33%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Borland
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Games Producer
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) Django
1 4 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) Sass
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL V2
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) Kanban
2 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) WMI
1 4 (33.33%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Borland
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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