The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.25% -
Digital Media
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.39% 33.73% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 18
Median daily rate £325 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £303 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.74 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £14.76 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python