The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 584 545 544
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 62 100 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 70 20
Median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £133 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.16% +93.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +59.09%

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
19853 21886 20707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.97% 39.08% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13230 13766 13125
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 549 558
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.44 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend

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

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Multimedia Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Multimedia
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -35 54 £285 -12.30% 22
London -30 29 £294 -11.98% 7
North West +5 12 £275 -15.38% 4
South East -9 10 £400 +201.88% 3
Lancashire - 8 £274 - 1
Scotland -15 6 £400 -
City of London +47 5 £300 -14.28% 1
Manchester -10 4 £326 +0.38%
Berkshire -18 4 £138 +3.77%
Dunfermline - 3 £400 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Fife - 3 £400 -
Bracknell -10 2 £138 +3.77%
East Sussex - 2 £413 -
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £170 - 2
East of England +9 1 £170 - 2
Oxfordshire +8 1 £450 -
Guildford +3 1 £400 +116.21%
Hampshire +1 1 £400 -27.27% 1
Bristol +1 1 - - 1
South West -5 1 - - 1
Surrey -6 1 £400 +116.21% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £200 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Preston - 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £200 -
Cambridge - 1 £170 - 2
Brighton - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 £413 -

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 27 (26.47%) Project Management
2 22 (21.57%) Adobe
3 19 (18.63%) HTML
4 16 (15.69%) Photoshop
5 15 (14.71%) e-Learning
5 15 (14.71%) Degree
6 14 (13.73%) Marketing
6 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.73%) QA
6 14 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (13.73%) Finance
7 13 (12.75%) User Experience
8 11 (10.78%) MS Office
8 11 (10.78%) Web Design
9 10 (9.80%) Graphic Design
9 10 (9.80%) Web Development
9 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
9 10 (9.80%) Digital Media
10 8 (7.84%) Psychology
10 8 (7.84%) Social Media
10 8 (7.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 8 (7.84%) Axure RP
11 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
11 7 (6.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (6.86%) HTML5
12 6 (5.88%) Analytics
12 6 (5.88%) CSS
12 6 (5.88%) Internet
12 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 6 (5.88%) Telecoms

Multimedia
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 4 (3.92%) CMS
2 3 (2.94%) Moodle
3 2 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Photoshop
2 14 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (10.78%) MS Office
4 7 (6.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.92%) MS Project
6 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
6 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.96%) 3ds Max
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.98%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.98%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Internet
2 5 (4.90%) DNS
2 5 (4.90%) LAN
2 5 (4.90%) WAN
3 4 (3.92%) Firewall
3 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.92%) VoIP
4 3 (2.94%) DLNA
4 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.94%) MPLS
4 3 (2.94%) Multicast
4 3 (2.94%) Network Security
4 3 (2.94%) SSL
4 3 (2.94%) Unicast
4 3 (2.94%) UPnP
5 2 (1.96%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.96%) VLAN
5 2 (1.96%) WebEx
5 2 (1.96%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Axure RP
1 8 (7.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
1 14 (13.73%) Marketing
2 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.90%) Games
4 4 (3.92%) Publishing
5 3 (2.94%) Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Automotive
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.96%) Military
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
7 1 (0.98%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Designer
2 10 (9.80%) e-Learning Designer
2 10 (9.80%) Trainer
3 9 (8.82%) Instructional Designer
4 8 (7.84%) Developer
4 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.84%) Visual Designer
5 7 (6.86%) Architect
6 5 (4.90%) Development Manager
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Administrator
7 4 (3.92%) Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Data Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (2.94%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (2.94%) Security Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) HTML
2 7 (6.86%) HTML5
3 6 (5.88%) CSS
4 5 (4.90%) Flash
5 3 (2.94%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.94%) CSS3
5 3 (2.94%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (2.94%) React
6 2 (1.96%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.98%) Django
7 1 (0.98%) Middleware
7 1 (0.98%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.98%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.98%) React Native
7 1 (0.98%) Sass
7 1 (0.98%) SOAP
7 1 (0.98%) SVG
7 1 (0.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.98%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) e-Learning
2 13 (12.75%) User Experience
3 10 (9.80%) Digital Media
3 10 (9.80%) Graphic Design
3 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.84%) Psychology
4 8 (7.84%) Social Media
5 6 (5.88%) PKI
6 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.90%) IPTV
6 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.94%) BBC
8 3 (2.94%) Life Science
8 3 (2.94%) New Media
8 3 (2.94%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.94%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.96%) Blog
9 2 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Project Management
2 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.78%) Web Design
4 10 (9.80%) Web Development
5 6 (5.88%) Analytics
5 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.90%) Content Development
6 5 (4.90%) Content Management
6 5 (4.90%) CRM
7 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.92%) Front End Development
8 3 (2.94%) Data Analytics
8 3 (2.94%) Digital Content Management
8 3 (2.94%) ERP
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL
8 3 (2.94%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (2.94%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.94%) Scrum
8 3 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.92%) Python
3 3 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) C++
4 2 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (0.98%) APMP
4 1 (0.98%) CCDA
4 1 (0.98%) CCDP
4 1 (0.98%) CCIE
4 1 (0.98%) CCNP
4 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Adobe
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) Arqiva
4 2 (1.96%) Autodesk
4 2 (1.96%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.96%) BT
4 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.96%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.96%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.96%) Sony
4 2 (1.96%) Virgin Media
5 1 (0.98%) F5
5 1 (0.98%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) Intel
5 1 (0.98%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.98%) Juniper
5 1 (0.98%) Siebel
5 1 (0.98%) Verint
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