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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 122 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 14 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% - 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £273
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-61.90% -30.00%
Digital Media
England

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
710 735 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.54% 26.98% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 445 304
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 66
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £12.71 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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
Birmingham - 5 £350 - 15
Warwickshire - 4 £210 - 7
Worcestershire - 3 £203 - 2
Coventry - 1 - - 2
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) Web Development
4 13 (76.47%) CRM
4 13 (76.47%) ERP
4 13 (76.47%) Network Security
5 10 (58.82%) HTML
5 10 (58.82%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
9 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (11.76%) Magento
10 2 (11.76%) WordPress
10 2 (11.76%) Node.js
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (11.76%) Ajax
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

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 (11.76%) Node.js
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS3
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Web Development
2 13 (76.47%) CRM
2 13 (76.47%) ERP
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago