Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 23 November 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 77
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Cardiff median daily rate - £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.86% -
South Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 187 184 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 31.01% 33.27% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 151 174
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £150 £158 £185
90th Percentile £460 £513 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.86% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.69 £40.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.28% +151.97% +29.59%
10th Percentile £15.78 £40.00 £14.99
90th Percentile £35.68 £40.00 £16.56
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £25.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -9.25% +39.73% +30.36%

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Digital Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Cardiff

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Cardiff