Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 504 632 746
Rank change year-on-year +128 +114 -47
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 17 188 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 167 89
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £263 £250
90th Percentile £508 £538 £528
UK median daily rate £388 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £47.00 £33.75 £87.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.26% -61.32% +398.57%
10th Percentile £46.00 £14.68 £35.18
90th Percentile £48.00 £63.75 £137.53
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £33.75 £87.25
% change year-on-year +39.26% -61.32% +398.57%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,608 26,537 30,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.95% 31.93% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,755 17,115 20,022
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £481 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 947 956
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.92 £11.66 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.62
Median hourly rate £31.61 £20.86 £21.50
% change year-on-year +51.57% -3.00% +7.50%

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in England

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Digital Media in England.

Daily rate trend for Digital Media in England

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Digital Media in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Digital Media in England

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Digital Media in England.

Hourly rate trend for Digital Media in England

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +108 14 £380 -15.50% 5
Digital Media
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (29.41%) AWS
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Social Media
5 4 (23.53%) Azure
6 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 3 (17.65%) Monetization
6 3 (17.65%) Tech Ops
6 3 (17.65%) Adobe
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Google
6 3 (17.65%) BBC
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
7 2 (11.76%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) Brand Management
7 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) Figma
2 1 (5.88%) InVision
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) Sketch
2 1 (5.88%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) AdWords
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon Cognito
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
4 1 (5.88%) GCP
4 1 (5.88%) Power Platform
4 1 (5.88%) Route 53
4 1 (5.88%) Serverless
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
1 1 (5.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Broadcast Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Communications Officer
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Email Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Email Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
3 1 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Framer.js
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Video\Live Streaming
2 4 (23.53%) Social Media
3 3 (17.65%) BBC
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Monetization
2 3 (17.65%) Tech Ops
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) B2B Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Brand Management
3 2 (11.76%) Content Syndication
3 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Server Management
3 2 (11.76%) Server Patching
3 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe
1 3 (17.65%) Google
1 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) DeepCrawl
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Screaming Frog
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau