The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Media
England / West Midlands
Rank 122 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £90 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-76.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.02 £32.26
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
660 665 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.57% 27.59% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 373 359
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 55
Median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the West Midlands region.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Herefordshire - 1 £90 -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (95.00%) PHP
1 19 (95.00%) CRM
1 19 (95.00%) ERP
1 19 (95.00%) Web Development
1 19 (95.00%) Network Security
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 2 (10.00%) LESS
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) CMS
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) SQL

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Bower
2 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
2 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Copywriter
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) Sass
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) LESS
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (5.00%) DOM
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) CRM
1 19 (95.00%) ERP
1 19 (95.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) API Design
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (95.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
1 1 (5.00%) logstash
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
2 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk