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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 588 535 563
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +28
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 52 105 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 21
Median daily rate £263 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £133 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £420 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.18 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +26.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +25.00%

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
19768 22165 20914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 39.52% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13193 14201 13159
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 540 577
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.83 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.63 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £22.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -9.34%

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 24 June 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 24 June 2016.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Multimedia
Top 24 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 24 June 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 -45 50 £256 -20.54% 15
London -39 28 £250 -22.17% 6
North West +4 14 £285 -12.30%
Lancashire - 9 £274 -
South East 0 7 £300 +126.41% 1
Manchester -7 5 £300 -7.69%
City of London +38 4 £313 -24.24%
Berkshire -15 3 £138 +3.77% 1
Bracknell -6 2 £138 +3.77%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £450 -
Bristol +2 1 - - 1
South West +2 1 - - 1
Scotland -28 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £200 -
East Sussex - 1 £413 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £200 -
Lewes - 1 £413 -
Preston - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £400 -

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 25 (24.51%) Project Management
2 24 (23.53%) Adobe
3 20 (19.61%) HTML
4 18 (17.65%) Photoshop
4 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.69%) Degree
5 16 (15.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (14.71%) e-Learning
7 14 (13.73%) Finance
7 14 (13.73%) User Experience
8 13 (12.75%) Marketing
9 12 (11.76%) QA
9 12 (11.76%) Web Design
9 12 (11.76%) MS Office
10 11 (10.78%) Web Development
10 11 (10.78%) Graphic Design
10 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
10 11 (10.78%) Digital Media
11 9 (8.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 9 (8.82%) Axure RP
11 9 (8.82%) Psychology
12 7 (6.86%) HTML5
12 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
13 6 (5.88%) CSS
13 6 (5.88%) Flash
13 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.88%) Internet
13 6 (5.88%) Games
13 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.88%) PKI

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
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 16 (15.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (11.76%) MS Office
4 6 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.92%) MS Project
6 3 (2.94%) 3ds Max
6 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
6 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
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 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.98%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.98%) PaaS
3 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
4 3 (2.94%) WebEx
5 2 (1.96%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.96%) VLAN
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 9 (8.82%) Axure RP
1 9 (8.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Marketing
3 6 (5.88%) Games
4 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.94%) Military
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Automotive
6 2 (1.96%) Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
7 1 (0.98%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Designer
2 12 (11.76%) Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Trainer
4 9 (8.82%) Visual Designer
5 8 (7.84%) e-Learning Designer
6 7 (6.86%) Architect
6 7 (6.86%) Instructional Designer
7 5 (4.90%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 4 (3.92%) Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) Development Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Data Manager
9 3 (2.94%) e-Learning Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Multimedia Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Security Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) HTML
2 7 (6.86%) HTML5
3 6 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.88%) Flash
4 3 (2.94%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.94%) CSS3
4 3 (2.94%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (2.94%) React
5 2 (1.96%) Adobe AIR
5 2 (1.96%) HEVC
6 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.98%) Django
6 1 (0.98%) Middleware
6 1 (0.98%) React Native
6 1 (0.98%) REST
6 1 (0.98%) Sass
6 1 (0.98%) SOAP
6 1 (0.98%) SVG
6 1 (0.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.98%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) e-Learning
2 14 (13.73%) User Experience
3 11 (10.78%) Digital Media
3 11 (10.78%) Graphic Design
3 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.82%) Psychology
5 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.88%) PKI
5 6 (5.88%) Social Media
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%) Streaming Video
8 3 (2.94%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.96%) Learning Management System
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 25 (24.51%) Project Management
2 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.76%) Web Design
4 11 (10.78%) Web Development
5 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.90%) Analytics
6 5 (4.90%) Content Development
6 5 (4.90%) CRM
6 5 (4.90%) ERP
7 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.92%) Front End Development
8 3 (2.94%) Change Management
8 3 (2.94%) Data Management
8 3 (2.94%) Data Security
8 3 (2.94%) DRM
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL
8 3 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.94%) Service Management
8 3 (2.94%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.92%) Python
3 3 (2.94%) C++
3 3 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) C
4 2 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
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
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
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 24 (23.53%) Adobe
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.96%) Arqiva
5 2 (1.96%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.96%) BT
5 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.96%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.96%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.96%) Saba
5 2 (1.96%) Sony
5 2 (1.96%) Virgin Media
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.98%) F5
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) Omniture
6 1 (0.98%) Verint
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