The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia 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 Multimedia over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 54 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% 0.91% -
As % of the General category 1.03% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +3.03%
General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 146 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 33.33% 44.51% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 101 95
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £302 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -39.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Multimedia
Wales

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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Vacancies
Newport - 2 - -
Torfaen - - - - 3
Multimedia
Wales

Multimedia
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft