The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia 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
Multimedia
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 89 -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.20% -
As % of the General category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £300 £194
% change year-on-year +37.50% +54.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.29
% change year-on-year -4.00% -18.23%  

Multimedia is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 450 923 769
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.11% 60.72% 52.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 456 395
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £47.23 £31.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.35% +210.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Multimedia as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in Edinburgh

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in Edinburgh