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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Music Industry over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Music Industry
Rank 626 659 627
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -32
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the General category 0.041% 0.021% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £513 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
19455 23463 21809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.49% 40.22% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12921 14945 13383
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 632 537
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.83 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.38 £49.19 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Music Industry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Music Industry within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +20 8 £513 +36.66% 18
London +9 5 £488 +30.00% 9
North West - 3 £525 - 4
Liverpool - 2 £525 -
Merseyside - 2 £525 -
Manchester - 1 £525 - 3

Music Industry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Music Industry
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 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle