The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 61 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.37% - 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£350 - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £291
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +72.41%
Digital Media
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
150 137 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.78% 21.57% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 73 51
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £15.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £25.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Cardiff - 2 £350 -
Digital Media
Wales

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Video Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) IPTV
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) New Media

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IPTV
2 1 (25.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Video Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript