Period
to 24 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multimedia
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 154 174
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 -9
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.80% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £165 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -54.17%
South East median daily rate £365 £513 £400
% change year-on-year -28.78% +28.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.15 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +11.44% +185.35%

Multimedia is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,509 1,599 1,942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.56% 41.88% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 667 832
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £261 £213 £213
90th Percentile £581 £575 £552
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 55
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.38 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.48% -10.81% +12.98%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.10 £10.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.85% -6.36% +41.03%

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Multimedia as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in Berkshire

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Multimedia in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in Berkshire

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in Berkshire

Multimedia
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 10 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
Multimedia
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
1 9 (75.00%) Social Media
1 9 (75.00%) Infographics
2 8 (66.67%) Facebook
2 8 (66.67%) Twitter
3 5 (41.67%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Pay per click
3 5 (41.67%) SEO
4 4 (33.33%) Video Editing
4 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing

Multimedia
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
General
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Artworker
1 2 (16.67%) Designer
1 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Assistant
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Social Media
2 4 (33.33%) Video Editing
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Infographics
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) Pay per click
2 5 (41.67%) SEO
3 4 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Facebook
1 8 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe