Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 421 391
Rank change year-on-year -121 -30 -30
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 90 199 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.21% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 173 171
London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £248 £277 £250
90th Percentile £595 £548 £550
England median daily rate £350 £350 £386
% change year-on-year - -9.39% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
London median hourly rate - £13.50 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.06% +45.43%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £33.83
% change year-on-year +16.67% -55.66% +132.63%

Digital Media is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18216 16395 17482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.03% 36.78% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13054 11620 12294
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £680 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 250 306
London median hourly rate £21.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.75% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Digital Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -53 10 £413 +6.45% 5
West London -13 5 £375 +7.14% 3
East London -4 2 £388 -6.06% 1
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.44%) Java
3 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.89%) TDD
5 15 (16.67%) HTML
5 15 (16.67%) CSS
6 14 (15.56%) Marketing
7 13 (14.44%) Analytics
8 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (13.33%) Scrum
9 11 (12.22%) Publishing
9 11 (12.22%) Project Management
9 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (12.22%) DevOps
10 10 (11.11%) Docker
10 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.11%) Social Media
10 10 (11.11%) CMS
11 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.00%) C#
11 9 (10.00%) HTML5
11 9 (10.00%) CSS3
11 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (10.00%) JIRA
12 8 (8.89%) Monetization
12 8 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (8.89%) API Development
12 8 (8.89%) Web Development
12 8 (8.89%) Hadoop

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 10 (11.11%) CMS
2 6 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (6.67%) Confluence
3 5 (5.56%) Apache
3 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.33%) Drupal
5 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.11%) Kentico
7 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) InDesign
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.11%) Relativity
2 1 (1.11%) Ringtail
2 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (4.44%) CloudFront
4 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.44%) Serverless
5 3 (3.33%) IaaS
6 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.22%) Trello
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.11%) Dropbox
7 1 (1.11%) Firebase
7 1 (1.11%) Office 365
7 1 (1.11%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.11%) PaaS
7 1 (1.11%) SaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) Skype
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.44%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.44%) Big Data
3 4 (4.44%) MySQL
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.00%) JIRA
2 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.33%) gulp
3 3 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.22%) git-flow
4 2 (2.22%) Gradle
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.11%) Bower
5 1 (1.11%) Grunt
5 1 (1.11%) Maven
5 1 (1.11%) Mockito
5 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 14 (15.56%) Marketing
2 11 (12.22%) Publishing
3 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 6 (6.67%) Retail
5 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.22%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.11%) Military
7 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 12 (13.33%) Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) CSS
1 15 (16.67%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) CSS3
2 9 (10.00%) HTML5
3 6 (6.67%) .NET
3 6 (6.67%) Node.js
3 6 (6.67%) Sass
4 5 (5.56%) React
5 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.44%) jQuery
5 4 (4.44%) LESS
5 4 (4.44%) MLlib
5 4 (4.44%) RHadoop
5 4 (4.44%) Web Services
6 3 (3.33%) JSON
6 3 (3.33%) RESTful
6 3 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.22%) Gson
7 2 (2.22%) RxJava
7 2 (2.22%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Social Media
2 7 (7.78%) User Experience
3 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.33%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.22%) iPhone
6 2 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.11%) PMI
7 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Linux
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Android
2 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.89%) TDD
3 13 (14.44%) Analytics
4 12 (13.33%) Scrum
5 11 (12.22%) DevOps
5 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (12.22%) Project Management
6 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.89%) API Development
7 8 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (8.89%) CRM
7 8 (8.89%) Monetization
7 8 (8.89%) Web Development
8 7 (7.78%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.67%) B2C
9 6 (6.67%) Microservices
9 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.67%) SEO
9 6 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) Java
2 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.00%) C#
4 8 (8.89%) Python
5 7 (7.78%) SQL
6 6 (6.67%) PHP
7 4 (4.44%) R
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.22%) PHP 7
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) ES6
9 1 (1.11%) GraphQL
9 1 (1.11%) Groovy
9 1 (1.11%) Scala
9 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.11%) GDPR
1 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.11%) PMO
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Docker
2 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Varnish
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Ansible
2 4 (4.44%) Mesos
2 4 (4.44%) Packer
2 4 (4.44%) Terraform
3 3 (3.33%) Kibana
4 1 (1.11%) EnCase
4 1 (1.11%) FTK
4 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Adobe
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) Omniture
3 3 (3.33%) Google
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.33%) Splunk
4 2 (2.22%) Citrix
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) Sophos
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Apple
5 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.11%) comScore
5 1 (1.11%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.11%) Hitwise
5 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.11%) Remedy
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Tableau