The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 39 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.81% - 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.48% - 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 11
Average daily rate
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£500 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Digital Media
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 138 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.98% 36.70% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 105 55
Average daily rate £363 £355 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +24.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Average hourly rate £20.63 £18.75 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £13.55 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) SCADA
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) SAP PI
3 3 (42.86%) Pega
3 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
3 3 (42.86%) Social Media
3 3 (42.86%) hybris
3 3 (42.86%) Solvency II
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Guidewire
3 3 (42.86%) MuleSoft
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) FatWire
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Director
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
1 3 (42.86%) SAP PI
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (42.86%) SCADA
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) FatWire
2 3 (42.86%) Pega
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) hybris
2 3 (42.86%) Guidewire
2 3 (42.86%) MuleSoft