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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 555 506 496
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -10
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 57 80 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 57
Average daily rate
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£360 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £163 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.80 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £42.00 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.75%

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
22349 22373 25622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 42.40% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13595 13890 15139
Average daily rate £430 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 600 745
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -18.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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 -30 52 £360 +20.00% 74
London +2 32 £450 +28.57% 49
City of London +25 9 £413 +52.63% 32
East of England -18 6 £360 +25.21% 4
Yorkshire +4 5 £350 -43.08% 1
Merseyside - 5 £325 - 1
North West - 5 £325 - 5
Liverpool - 5 £325 - 1
South East -1 4 £305 +1.66% 10
West Yorkshire +8 3 - -
Hertfordshire -23 3 £360 +25.21% 1
Surrey - 3 £260 - 2
Leeds - 3 - -
Guildford - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £350 - 1
Scotland -15 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Gatwick - 1 £350 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £260 - 2
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Derbyshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 51 (43.22%) HTML
2 28 (23.73%) CSS
3 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.95%) Marketing
5 20 (16.95%) HTML5
6 18 (15.25%) Flash
7 17 (14.41%) E-Learning
8 16 (13.56%) Degree
9 14 (11.86%) Scrum
9 14 (11.86%) Java
10 13 (11.02%) Web Development
11 12 (10.17%) Android
11 12 (10.17%) C#
11 12 (10.17%) SQL
11 12 (10.17%) XML
11 12 (10.17%) Publishing
12 11 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
12 11 (9.32%) Web Design
12 11 (9.32%) TDD
12 11 (9.32%) .NET
12 11 (9.32%) Photoshop
12 11 (9.32%) Windows
12 11 (9.32%) Internet
12 11 (9.32%) QA
12 11 (9.32%) jQuery
12 11 (9.32%) BDD
12 11 (9.32%) User Experience
13 10 (8.47%) Project Management
13 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (2.54%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) Drupal
3 1 (0.85%) WordPress
3 1 (0.85%) concrete5
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (9.32%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (4.24%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (3.39%) MS Office
5 3 (2.54%) SPSS
6 2 (1.69%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Internet
2 8 (6.78%) LTE
3 7 (5.93%) VoIP
4 6 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.24%) WAN
5 5 (4.24%) 3GPP
5 5 (4.24%) LAN
5 5 (4.24%) WCDMA
6 4 (3.39%) OSPF
6 4 (3.39%) BGP
6 4 (3.39%) Broadband
6 4 (3.39%) UMTS
6 4 (3.39%) Wireless
7 3 (2.54%) WLAN
7 3 (2.54%) GPRS
7 3 (2.54%) GSM
7 3 (2.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (2.54%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.69%) NAS
8 2 (1.69%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.54%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) Selenium
3 2 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.85%) GDB
General
1 20 (16.95%) Marketing
2 12 (10.17%) Publishing
3 10 (8.47%) Advertising
3 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Billing
5 3 (2.54%) Electronics
5 3 (2.54%) Automotive
5 3 (2.54%) Games
5 3 (2.54%) French Language
6 2 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (31.36%) Developer
2 17 (14.41%) Designer
3 14 (11.86%) Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Multimedia Developer
4 9 (7.63%) Architect
5 8 (6.78%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Tester
6 6 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Web Designer
7 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Graduate
7 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Creative Web Designer
8 4 (3.39%) Digital Designer
8 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.22%) HTML
2 28 (23.73%) CSS
3 20 (16.95%) HTML5
4 18 (15.25%) Flash
5 12 (10.17%) XML
6 11 (9.32%) .NET
6 11 (9.32%) jQuery
7 9 (7.63%) Web Services
8 6 (5.08%) CSS3
8 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.08%) Spring
9 5 (4.24%) JSF
9 5 (4.24%) Swing
9 5 (4.24%) EJB
9 5 (4.24%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (3.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (3.39%) JSON
10 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.39%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) E-Learning
2 11 (9.32%) User Experience
3 9 (7.63%) Video on Demand
4 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.78%) STB
4 8 (6.78%) Streaming Video
5 7 (5.93%) IPTV
6 6 (5.08%) Graphic Design
6 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.24%) DTV
7 5 (4.24%) Social Media
7 5 (4.24%) Learning Management System
8 4 (3.39%) Open Source
8 4 (3.39%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.54%) IVR
9 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.54%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (2.54%) Statistics
10 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Android
2 11 (9.32%) Windows
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.54%) bada
7 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.69%) UNIX
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.86%) Scrum
3 13 (11.02%) Web Development
4 11 (9.32%) Web Design
4 11 (9.32%) TDD
4 11 (9.32%) BDD
5 10 (8.47%) Project Management
5 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (7.63%) Analytics
7 7 (5.93%) MVC
7 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.08%) Test Scripting
8 6 (5.08%) DRM
8 6 (5.08%) OOP
8 6 (5.08%) Validation
8 6 (5.08%) Content Management
9 5 (4.24%) Customer Segmentation
9 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.86%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) C#
3 12 (10.17%) SQL
4 7 (5.93%) C
5 6 (5.08%) C++
6 4 (3.39%) PHP
7 3 (2.54%) Python
7 3 (2.54%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.54%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby
8 2 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.69%) Tcl
9 1 (0.85%) XAML
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.85%) XQuery
9 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.85%) MOS
3 1 (0.85%) MCSE
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
3 1 (0.85%) CCNA
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
1 9 (7.63%) Adobe
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.54%) Symbian
4 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.69%) Tektronix
5 2 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (1.69%) Apple
5 2 (1.69%) Avaya
5 2 (1.69%) VMware
5 2 (1.69%) DoubleClick
5 2 (1.69%) Google
5 2 (1.69%) Huawei
6 1 (0.85%) Omniture
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) BT
6 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.85%) Juniper
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