The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive Media in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interactive Media over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Media
UK
Rank 593 616 590
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 4 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the General category 0.024% 0.030% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £385 £375
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16451 19714 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.75% 38.81% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10787 12524 12752
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 515 456
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.31 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Interactive Media
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Interactive Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Interactive Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Interactive Media
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK.

Interactive Media Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Interactive Media
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Interactive Media Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Interactive Media
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK.

Interactive Media Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Interactive Media
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 4 £375 -2.91% 1
London +9 3 £375 -3.22%
City of London -5 1 £375 +42.85%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Interactive Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Interactive Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Interactive Media.

1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) React
4 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Drupal
6 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
6 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Interactive Media
Top Related IT Skills 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 (14.29%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (71.43%) HTML Developer
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
4 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (42.86%) React
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Xerox