The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £306
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.76 £32.26 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +108.12%
Digital Media
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
170 102 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.00% 30.09% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 66 57
Average daily rate £450 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £219 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.71% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.26 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire