The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 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.

Multimedia
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 539 570 519
Rank change year-on-year +31 -51  
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 44 44 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.24% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 54
Median daily rate £438 £300 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +30.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £200 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £300 £194
% change year-on-year +37.50% +54.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% -20.73%  
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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15877 18621 19140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.16% 37.69% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10433 12333 12041
Median daily rate £468 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +1.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 465 455
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.54 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.80% +18.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in England

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multimedia in England

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in England

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 28 £425 +36.00% 5
South East +13 7 £600 +92.00% 8
East Midlands - 5 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £356 -
North West +26 1 £350 +75.00% 1
South West -5 1 - - 2
Multimedia
UK

Multimedia
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia 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 England region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 19 (20.00%) HTML
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.74%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) MS Office
4 13 (13.68%) CSS
4 13 (13.68%) Project Management
5 12 (12.63%) Windows
6 11 (11.58%) Photoshop
7 10 (10.53%) Internet
7 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (9.47%) Citrix
8 9 (9.47%) MPLS
8 9 (9.47%) Wireless
8 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.47%) SQL
8 9 (9.47%) LAN
8 9 (9.47%) WAN
8 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (9.47%) Publishing
8 9 (9.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (8.42%) CMS
9 8 (8.42%) e-Learning
9 8 (8.42%) Content Management
9 8 (8.42%) Marketing
9 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.42%) XML
9 8 (8.42%) BGP
10 7 (7.37%) Linux

Multimedia
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 8 (8.42%) CMS
2 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.05%) Drupal
4 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
4 1 (1.05%) Moodle
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 11 (11.58%) Photoshop
3 9 (9.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
5 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (3.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.05%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (1.05%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (3.16%) Route 53
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.11%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.05%) Office 365
5 1 (1.05%) PaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Internet
2 9 (9.47%) LAN
2 9 (9.47%) MPLS
2 9 (9.47%) WAN
2 9 (9.47%) Wireless
3 8 (8.42%) BGP
3 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.32%) Ethernet
4 6 (6.32%) OSPF
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.26%) Firewall
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.21%) Intranet
6 4 (4.21%) IOS XR
6 4 (4.21%) Junos
6 4 (4.21%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.21%) Network Security
6 4 (4.21%) NX-OS
6 4 (4.21%) SNMP
6 4 (4.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.05%) DB2
3 1 (1.05%) HBase
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.05%) Redis
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (4.21%) JIRA
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Publishing
3 8 (8.42%) Marketing
4 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Advertising
6 3 (3.16%) Electronics
6 3 (3.16%) Games
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Developer
2 13 (13.68%) Designer
3 11 (11.58%) Analyst
4 6 (6.32%) Junior
4 6 (6.32%) Network Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Architect
5 5 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Angular Developer
6 4 (4.21%) Digital Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Digital Designer
6 4 (4.21%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Junior Designer
6 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.16%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.16%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) HTML
2 13 (13.68%) CSS
3 8 (8.42%) XML
4 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.32%) .NET
5 6 (6.32%) HTML5
6 5 (5.26%) CSS3
6 5 (5.26%) jQuery
7 4 (4.21%) Angular 2
7 4 (4.21%) Entity Framework
7 4 (4.21%) JSON
8 3 (3.16%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (3.16%) Middleware
8 3 (3.16%) Silverlight
8 3 (3.16%) Web Services
9 2 (2.11%) 802.1X
9 2 (2.11%) Ajax
9 2 (2.11%) Kafka
9 2 (2.11%) Qt
10 1 (1.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) e-Learning
3 6 (6.32%) Video Editing
4 5 (5.26%) Animation
4 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.26%) Photography
4 5 (5.26%) User Experience
5 4 (4.21%) BBC
5 4 (4.21%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.21%) New Media
5 4 (4.21%) SCORM
5 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.16%) Digital TV
6 3 (3.16%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.16%) Social Media
6 3 (3.16%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.11%) EPoS
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.21%) Android
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.11%) NetWare
6 2 (2.11%) Unix
7 1 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.68%) Project Management
3 8 (8.42%) Content Management
4 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
4 7 (7.37%) Migration
4 7 (7.37%) Scrum
4 7 (7.37%) SDLC
5 6 (6.32%) Content Development
5 6 (6.32%) DevOps
5 6 (6.32%) Infographics
5 6 (6.32%) SOA
6 5 (5.26%) Analytics
6 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.26%) Workflow
7 4 (4.21%) High Availability
7 4 (4.21%) iOS Development
7 4 (4.21%) Network Management
7 4 (4.21%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
1 9 (9.47%) SQL
2 7 (7.37%) Java
2 7 (7.37%) Python
3 3 (3.16%) C
3 3 (3.16%) C#
3 3 (3.16%) Perl
3 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.11%) C++
4 2 (2.11%) PHP
5 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.05%) Lua
5 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) CCIE
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.11%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.05%) HNC
3 1 (1.05%) MBA
3 1 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) Docker
3 2 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Ansible
2 3 (3.16%) Nagios
2 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.16%) Puppet
3 2 (2.11%) Graphite
3 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.11%) Kibana
3 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.11%) logstash
3 2 (2.11%) Terraform
4 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Citrix
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Adobe
2 7 (7.37%) Aruba
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco
2 7 (7.37%) HP
3 5 (5.26%) Dell
4 4 (4.21%) Apple
4 4 (4.21%) Arista
4 4 (4.21%) Juniper
4 4 (4.21%) SAP
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Reuters
5 3 (3.16%) Sybase
6 2 (2.11%) Google
6 2 (2.11%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) RapidMiner