The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
New Media
UK
Rank 584 586 578
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing New Media 9 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.052% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 22
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £430 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £251 £315
% change year-on-year
+69.66% -20.47%
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14575 16366 15633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.49% 32.73% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9302 10380 9770
Median daily rate £438 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 692 654
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.98 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.99 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing New Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

New Media
Daily Rate Trend

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

New Media Daily Rate Trend in the UK

New Media
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing New Media within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

New Media Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

New Media
Hourly Rate Trend

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

New Media Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

New Media
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing New Media within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +3 7 £425 +30.76% 3
South East +15 3 £469 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £469 - 1
North West +23 2 £425 - 1
Manchester +11 2 £425 - 1
Salford - 2 £425 -
London -13 1 £225 -37.93% 1
Glasgow - 1 £500 -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Telford - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing New Media 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 New Media.

1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) User Experience
5 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) Publishing
6 4 (17.39%) Games
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.70%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) React
8 2 (8.70%) Use Case
8 2 (8.70%) Video on Demand
8 2 (8.70%) Git (software)

New Media
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 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.35%) git-flow
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Communications Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) React
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) ELK Stack
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) OAuth
4 1 (4.35%) Pixi.js
4 1 (4.35%) React Native
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) BBC
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Interactive TV
2 2 (8.70%) IPTV
2 2 (8.70%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.35%) MHEG
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Content Management
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) ES6
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
1 1 (4.35%) logstash
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) OpenTV
1 1 (4.35%) Reuters
1 1 (4.35%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
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