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

Digital Media
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 312 307
Rank change year-on-year -41 -5  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 49 114 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.47% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 101 62
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.26
% change year-on-year - -69.00%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6839 7737 7624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.08% 34.69% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4768 5512 5179
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 121 143
Median hourly rate £27.92 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.21% +3.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in London

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Media in London

Digital Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Media in London

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London -21 6 £344 -11.35% 6
Hammersmith - 1 £225 -
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.57%) HTML
4 23 (23.47%) Java
4 23 (23.47%) CSS
5 19 (19.39%) RESTful
6 17 (17.35%) Web Services
7 16 (16.33%) Linux
8 15 (15.31%) Python
8 15 (15.31%) HTML5
8 15 (15.31%) Marketing
9 14 (14.29%) PHP
9 14 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 14 (14.29%) Node.js
10 13 (13.27%) TDD
10 13 (13.27%) Web Development
10 13 (13.27%) Ruby
10 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (12.24%) Degree
12 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
12 10 (10.20%) HTTP
12 10 (10.20%) CSS3
12 10 (10.20%) Front End Development
13 9 (9.18%) Docker
13 9 (9.18%) BDD
13 9 (9.18%) Analytics
13 9 (9.18%) DevOps
13 9 (9.18%) .NET
13 9 (9.18%) CRM
13 9 (9.18%) Finance

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (4.08%) Apache
1 4 (4.08%) CMS
1 4 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (3.06%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.06%) WordPress
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.04%) IIS
3 2 (2.04%) nginx
3 2 (2.04%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) BlueKai
4 3 (3.06%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (3.06%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.06%) Office 365
5 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) HTTP
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) Network Security
3 3 (3.06%) DNS
3 3 (3.06%) Intranet
3 3 (3.06%) SNMP
4 2 (2.04%) SSH
4 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.02%) BGP
5 1 (1.02%) Broadband
5 1 (1.02%) FTP
5 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.02%) MPLS
5 1 (1.02%) OSPF
5 1 (1.02%) SMTP
5 1 (1.02%) VLAN
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) MySQL
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.04%) Big Data
4 2 (2.04%) Flink
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.04%) Triplestore
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Redis
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.08%) Selenium
5 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.06%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.06%) JIRA
5 3 (3.06%) Maven
5 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.04%) GitLab
6 2 (2.04%) GoCD
6 2 (2.04%) Subversion
6 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.02%) Mocha
7 1 (1.02%) nodeunit
7 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (15.31%) Marketing
2 14 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.18%) Finance
4 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Front Office
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Developer
2 8 (8.16%) Analyst
2 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
5 4 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.06%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.06%) Change Analyst
6 3 (3.06%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.06%) Designer
6 3 (3.06%) Implementation Analyst
6 3 (3.06%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.06%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.06%) Senior Implementation Manager
6 3 (3.06%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) HTML
2 23 (23.47%) CSS
3 19 (19.39%) RESTful
4 17 (17.35%) Web Services
5 15 (15.31%) HTML5
6 14 (14.29%) Node.js
7 10 (10.20%) CSS3
8 9 (9.18%) .NET
9 8 (8.16%) XML
10 7 (7.14%) jQuery
11 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.10%) WCF
13 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.08%) Entity Framework
13 4 (4.08%) JSON
13 4 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.14%) User Experience
2 5 (5.10%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.06%) BBC
3 3 (3.06%) Equities
3 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.06%) Semantic Web
3 3 (3.06%) Social Media
3 3 (3.06%) W3C
4 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.04%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.02%) Animation
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.02%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.02%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) Android
3 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.04%) Unix
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.27%) TDD
2 13 (13.27%) Web Development
3 10 (10.20%) Front End Development
4 9 (9.18%) Analytics
4 9 (9.18%) BDD
4 9 (9.18%) CRM
4 9 (9.18%) DevOps
5 7 (7.14%) MVC
5 7 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (7.14%) Scrum
6 6 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (6.12%) ERP
6 6 (6.12%) OO
7 5 (5.10%) Coaching
7 5 (5.10%) Data Management
7 5 (5.10%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.10%) RDF
7 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (23.47%) Java
3 15 (15.31%) Python
4 14 (14.29%) PHP
5 13 (13.27%) Ruby
6 8 (8.16%) C#
7 7 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.14%) SQL
8 6 (6.12%) C
8 6 (6.12%) C++
9 5 (5.10%) SPARQL
10 2 (2.04%) Scala
11 1 (1.02%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.02%) ES6
11 1 (1.02%) Go
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) CCNP
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.02%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SDET
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Docker
2 3 (3.06%) Shibboleth
3 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) KVM
4 1 (1.02%) NFS
4 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Ansible
1 7 (7.14%) Puppet
2 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Adobe
1 5 (5.10%) Google
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) VMware
4 2 (2.04%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.04%) Zend
5 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco
5 1 (1.02%) Citrix
5 1 (1.02%) hybris
5 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.02%) Sophos
5 1 (1.02%) Xamarin
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