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 3 months to 25 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.084% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +1.92% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 304 451 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.55% 34.04% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 219 168
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £521 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +137.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Moodle
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) VLE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Moodle
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Change Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technologist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
1 1 (33.33%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland