The 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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank - 59 36
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.34% 0.95%
As % of the General category - 1.03% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £291
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £11.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+46.84% -38.02%
Multimedia
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
98 195 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.92% 33.33% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 124 89
Average daily rate £383 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £203 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.25 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) DVB
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DVB
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce