Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 20 July 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
London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 182 255
Rank change year-on-year -47 +73 -1
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 11 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.99% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 2.52% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 64 25
City of London median daily rate £300 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £235 £269 £148
90th Percentile £415 £510 £438
London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £22.00 - £40.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2666 2698 4339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 41.07% 39.09% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2038 2211 3404
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +0.53% -0.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £653
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 70
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.75 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.53% -8.29% -5.43%
10th Percentile £12.51 £11.25 £12.15
90th Percentile £31.31 £47.43 £52.63
London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.13 £19.94
% change year-on-year +11.77% +0.97% -0.31%

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Digital Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in the City of London

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in the City of London

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Media in the City of London

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Google
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) G Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) MarkLogic
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Executive
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 1 (9.09%) PC Support
3 1 (9.09%) PC Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SignalR
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
2 2 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) comScore
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter