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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
New Media
UK / England
Rank 575 599 578
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21  
Contract jobs citing New Media 8 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.060% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 17
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £524 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +9.67% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 13406 15228 14690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.07% 31.17% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8669 10047 9002
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 520 610
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.17% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.40 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 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
South East +29 5 £556 +43.54% 1
North West - 2 £425 - 1
London +15 1 £475 +26.66% 4
New Media
UK

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) Publishing
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) CMS
5 4 (21.05%) BBC
5 4 (21.05%) Games
5 4 (21.05%) Multimedia
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Reuters
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Interactive TV
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management

New Media
Top Related 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 (21.05%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Publishing
2 4 (21.05%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Digital Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Communications Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) boto
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) React
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) Akka
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) Pixi.js
5 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.26%) React Native
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) BBC
3 2 (10.53%) Interactive TV
3 2 (10.53%) Video on Demand
4 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.26%) Digital TV
4 1 (5.26%) IPTV
4 1 (5.26%) MHEG
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) BDD
2 4 (21.05%) Content Management
2 4 (21.05%) OOP
2 4 (21.05%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) ES6
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Reuters
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) OpenTV
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk