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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Media
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.066% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £262 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.26
% change year-on-year - -69.00%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 284 448 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 31.63% 29.47% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 221 190
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +129.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Media in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Moodle
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Digital Media
Top Related 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 (50.00%) Moodle
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technologist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree