The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 576 534 500
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -34
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 43 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 51
Average daily rate £334 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £168 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.81 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.95% -61.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £15.29 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+194.35% -59.76%

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
19880 19712 19675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.65% 38.91% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12778 12566 12172
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 436 604
Average hourly rate £33.00 £22.69 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.43% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Multimedia
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 38 £360 -2.04% 35
London -11 21 £400 +7.74% 13
South East -13 9 £500 +42.85% 4
Hampshire +2 6 £390 -22.00%
South West +3 4 £145 -58.57% 4
East of England - 4 £300 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £145 - 2
Swindon - 4 £145 - 2
Wales -5 3 £328 +2.34%
South Wales -8 3 £328 +2.34%
Cardiff -11 3 £328 +3.96%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £563 -
Norfolk - 2 £300 -
City of London +38 1 £525 +40.00%
Southampton +9 1 - -
Basingstoke +2 1 £390 -8.23%
Berkshire -8 1 - - 3
Norwich - 1 £300 -
Oxford - 1 £575 -
Gosport - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £525 -
Andover - 1 £225 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £330 -

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 26 (27.08%) Project Management
2 25 (26.04%) HTML
3 23 (23.96%) Degree
3 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 20 (20.83%) Marketing
6 19 (19.79%) Finance
7 17 (17.71%) jQuery
7 17 (17.71%) User Experience
8 16 (16.67%) HTML5
9 15 (15.63%) Web Development
9 15 (15.63%) Photoshop
9 15 (15.63%) CSS
9 15 (15.63%) Adobe
10 14 (14.58%) Web Design
11 13 (13.54%) CSS3
11 13 (13.54%) Digital Media
12 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 11 (11.46%) WAN
13 11 (11.46%) LAN
13 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
14 10 (10.42%) Analytics
14 10 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (10.42%) Cisco
14 10 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
14 10 (10.42%) QA
14 10 (10.42%) Ajax
15 9 (9.38%) Content Management
15 9 (9.38%) Network Security

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (3.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.08%) Lync
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.38%) MS Office
4 4 (4.17%) MS Project
5 3 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
6 2 (2.08%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.04%) InDesign
7 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.46%) LAN
2 11 (11.46%) WAN
3 9 (9.38%) Ethernet
3 9 (9.38%) Network Security
3 9 (9.38%) SNMP
3 9 (9.38%) VoIP
4 8 (8.33%) BGP
4 8 (8.33%) MPLS
4 8 (8.33%) OSPF
5 7 (7.29%) Internet
6 4 (4.17%) DNS
6 4 (4.17%) Firewall
6 4 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.17%) NetScreen
6 4 (4.17%) SSL
7 3 (3.13%) Wireless
8 2 (2.08%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (2.08%) Telepresence
8 2 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.13%) Hudson
3 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.13%) QUnit
3 3 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.04%) PeopleTools
5 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 20 (20.83%) Marketing
2 19 (19.79%) Finance
3 9 (9.38%) Publishing
4 6 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Designer
3 8 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (7.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.21%) Architect
5 5 (5.21%) e-Learning Designer
5 5 (5.21%) Instructional Designer
5 5 (5.21%) Visual Designer
6 4 (4.17%) Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (4.17%) Junior
6 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.13%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) HTML
2 17 (17.71%) jQuery
3 16 (16.67%) HTML5
4 15 (15.63%) CSS
5 13 (13.54%) CSS3
6 10 (10.42%) Ajax
7 8 (8.33%) XML
8 6 (6.25%) .NET
8 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (5.21%) Web Services
10 4 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.17%) LESS
10 4 (4.17%) Sass
10 4 (4.17%) XSLT
11 3 (3.13%) 802.1X
11 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.13%) JSON
11 3 (3.13%) RequireJS
12 2 (2.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.71%) User Experience
3 13 (13.54%) Digital Media
4 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
5 9 (9.38%) Social Media
6 8 (8.33%) e-Learning
7 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
8 6 (6.25%) Graphic Design
9 5 (5.21%) Economics
10 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
10 4 (4.17%) Psychology
11 3 (3.13%) Life Science
11 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.13%) PKI
11 3 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (2.08%) BBC
12 2 (2.08%) Copywriting
12 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
12 2 (2.08%) Web 2.0
13 1 (1.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.08%) Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Project Management
2 15 (15.63%) Web Development
3 14 (14.58%) Web Design
4 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.42%) Analytics
5 10 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (9.38%) Content Management
6 9 (9.38%) OO
7 8 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (8.33%) High Availability
7 8 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.25%) Scrum
9 6 (6.25%) SEO
9 6 (6.25%) UX Design
10 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.21%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.21%) Service Management
11 4 (4.17%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.21%) C#
3 4 (4.17%) PHP
3 4 (4.17%) Ruby
4 3 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) C++
6 1 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.04%) PeopleCode
6 1 (1.04%) SQR
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.08%) CCIE
4 2 (2.08%) CCNP
4 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) CCDA
5 1 (1.04%) CCDP
5 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.04%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) XenApp
2 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.04%) Netcool
2 1 (1.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.04%) OpenView
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Adobe
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco
3 6 (6.25%) Google
3 6 (6.25%) HP
3 6 (6.25%) Juniper
4 5 (5.21%) Citrix
5 4 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.17%) Nokia
5 4 (4.17%) Verint
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle
7 2 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.04%) Avaya
8 1 (1.04%) BEA
8 1 (1.04%) Dell
8 1 (1.04%) Huawei
8 1 (1.04%) Intel
8 1 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.04%) Progress
8 1 (1.04%) Wyse
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