The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 27 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.

New Media
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 601 587
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14  
Contract jobs citing New Media 8 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.044% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 15
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £463 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £425 £250
% change year-on-year -6.76% +70.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

New 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14509 16515 16170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.55% 33.30% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9503 10997 10406
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 539 561
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.07 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing New Media as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for New Media in England

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in England

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing New Media in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Media in England

New Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for New Media in England

New 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 New Media within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 -8 6 £375 +1.35% 1
South East +15 2 £396 -3.93%
New Media
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing New 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 England region with a requirement for New Media.

1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) Publishing
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) IIS
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) XHTML
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) CMS
4 4 (25.00%) BBC
4 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Reuters
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management

New 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 4 (25.00%) CMS
1 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Communications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) XHTML
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BBC
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Content Management
1 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (18.75%) Reuters