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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 56 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.91% - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£363 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £9.69
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +60.00%
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
162 103 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.56% 24.70% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 43 66
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £9.98 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £26.20 £15.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 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
Bridgend - 1 £413 -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Digital Media
Wales

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) New Media
2 2 (33.33%) Video Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) IPTV
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) PHP

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) New Media
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Video Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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