The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 65 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.95% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £180 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £295 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+136.95% -42.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
106 84 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 14.72% 19.86% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 52
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -50.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Media across the Wales region.

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
South Wales - - - - 3
Digital Media
UK

Digital Media
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Digital Media 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 Digital Media.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Digital Media 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development