Period
to 16 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia 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 Multimedia over the 6 months to 16 January 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 178 122 198
Rank change year-on-year -56 +76 +46
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 6 5 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.080%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.41% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
10th Percentile £168 £198 £263
25th Percentile £173 £210 £269
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £210 £220 £280
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% -21.43% +2.56%
75th Percentile £305 £230 £390
90th Percentile £449 £242 £456
Central London median daily rate £210 £220 £280
% change year-on-year -4.55% -21.43% -30.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,266 1,219 2,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.88% 59.99% 54.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,725 876 2,085
10th Percentile £363 £306 £263
25th Percentile £475 £413 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £613
90th Percentile £775 £689 £688
Central London median daily rate £563 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 33
10th Percentile £18.40 £13.63 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £17.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% +20.32% -
75th Percentile £51.75 £36.44 £21.25
90th Percentile £62.43 £46.00 £28.60
Central London median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +50.00% +20.32% -

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Multimedia as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the City of London

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Multimedia in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Multimedia in the City of London

Multimedia
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Multimedia in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Multimedia in the City of London

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Multimedia in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Multimedia in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) User Research
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) WCAG
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry

Multimedia
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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Audio Visual Support
3 1 (16.67%) Content Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Research
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Accessibility
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) hybris