The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 112 145
Rank change year-on-year -19 +33  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.72% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 2.33% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 2
Median daily rate £230 £363 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.55% +62.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +1.92% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 749 774 789
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 32.19% 30.97% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 439 423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 76
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.59% -39.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £15.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £45.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in the East of England

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in the East of England

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £230 -42.50%
Hertfordshire -13 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Xerox
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Interactive Media
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Composer
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Interactive Media
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xerox
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