The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 125 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.040% 0.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.26 £15.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+108.12% +72.22%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
661 625 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.37% 27.09% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 370 271
Average daily rate £363 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 63
Average hourly rate £12.30 £14.50 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% -13.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.41 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -8 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4
3 1 (25.00%) Games

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Web Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Creative Web Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4