The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 30 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.

Digital Media
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 82 93
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.099% 0.90% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 3.15% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £340
% change year-on-year +14.81% -0.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -61.90%  

Digital 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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 326 413 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 32.12% 28.70% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 289 169
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £318 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 20
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.93 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +28.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £26.30 £33.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Leeds

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Google Tag Manager

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google