Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 20 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 125 130
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -26
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.095% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.30% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -39.13%
10th Percentile £375 £311 £338
90th Percentile £425 £549 £363
Scotland median daily rate £400 £313 £350
% change year-on-year +28.00% -10.71% -39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £19.02
Scotland median hourly rate - - £19.02

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 821 662 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.21% 31.42% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 365 427
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes