The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Music Industry over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Music Industry
Rank 585 575 543
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -32
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 10 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the General category 0.047% 0.033% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 10
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£300 £135 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -58.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £239 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average 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
21157 21159 20450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 41.00% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13773 13366 12040
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 570 781
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £21.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Music Industry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Music Industry
Daily Rate Trend

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

Music Industry Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Music Industry
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Music Industry within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Music Industry Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Music Industry
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Music Industry Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Music Industry
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Music Industry within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
London +18 10 £300 +122.22% 3
England -27 10 £300 +122.22% 7
City of London +6 1 £145 -45.28%
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Southwark - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Music Industry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 11 (64.71%) Analytics
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) PHP
3 9 (52.94%) MySQL
3 9 (52.94%) RESTful
4 8 (47.06%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) Subversion
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Apache
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
6 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Google
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 5 (29.41%) C
7 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (29.41%) Node.js
7 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (23.53%) XML

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) InDesign
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.76%) Route 53
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 8 (47.06%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Navision Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) RESTful
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) jQuery
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) LAMP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.88%) Economics
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
5 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) E-business
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) PHP
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 5 (29.41%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) C
5 2 (11.76%) PHP5
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Sony
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) DataFlux
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