The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

Digital Media
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.68% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £230 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +1.92% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -61.25%  

Digital Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 79 124 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.69% 35.33% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 82 51
Median daily rate £331 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.51% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £563 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.95 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.10% -60.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Digital Media as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Cambridge

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Cambridge

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) C++

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft