Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 468 554 487
Rank change year-on-year +86 -67 -138
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 115 73 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 50 72
London median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £311 £260 £213
90th Percentile £575 £626 £563
England median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £14.00 - £22.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.00

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 14,222 16,027 14,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 35.48% 35.76% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,914 11,386 10,186
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 264 228
London median hourly rate £25.15 £24.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £13.38 £13.13 £12.52
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.87 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.23% +15.38% -7.14%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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
North London +9 19 £450 -
West London +28 16 £475 -2.56% 4
Central London +18 14 £488 +8.33% 4
South London - 1 £425 -
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.96%) C#
2 31 (26.96%) .NET
3 26 (22.61%) MVC
4 23 (20.00%) OO
5 21 (18.26%) HTML
5 21 (18.26%) Marketing
6 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
7 19 (16.52%) Separation of Concerns
8 18 (15.65%) User Experience
9 16 (13.91%) SQL
9 16 (13.91%) Video on Demand
9 16 (13.91%) Analytics
10 14 (12.17%) CSS
11 13 (11.30%) Adobe
11 13 (11.30%) Degree
11 13 (11.30%) React
12 12 (10.43%) Social Media
12 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.70%) Project Management
13 10 (8.70%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 9 (7.83%) REST
15 8 (6.96%) Photoshop
15 8 (6.96%) Finance
15 8 (6.96%) Video\Live Streaming
15 8 (6.96%) Wireframes
15 8 (6.96%) Prototyping
15 8 (6.96%) InVision
16 7 (6.09%) Advertising

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 (3.48%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) Confluence
2 2 (1.74%) Mule
2 2 (1.74%) SAS
2 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.74%) WordPress
3 1 (0.87%) Drupal
3 1 (0.87%) Liferay
3 1 (0.87%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) InVision
1 8 (6.96%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.22%) Sketch
3 5 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.61%) InDesign
6 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (1.74%) SPSS
6 2 (1.74%) Stata
7 1 (0.87%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.87%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.35%) IaaS
2 5 (4.35%) PaaS
2 5 (4.35%) SaaS
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) Qubole
5 1 (0.87%) AdWords
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.87%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.87%) Firebase
5 1 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Firewall
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) LAN
2 1 (0.87%) VoIP
2 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.74%) Big Data
3 2 (1.74%) BigQuery
3 2 (1.74%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.87%) phpMyAdmin
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) JIRA
2 3 (2.61%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.74%) Grunt
3 2 (1.74%) gulp
3 2 (1.74%) Mocha
4 1 (0.87%) Appium
4 1 (0.87%) Bundler
4 1 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.87%) RubyGems
4 1 (0.87%) Selenium
4 1 (0.87%) WaveMaker
General
1 21 (18.26%) Marketing
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
3 7 (6.09%) Advertising
3 7 (6.09%) Publishing
4 6 (5.22%) Retail
5 5 (4.35%) Games
6 4 (3.48%) Legal
7 2 (1.74%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.74%) Social Science
7 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.87%) Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Developer
2 25 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (13.04%) Designer
5 12 (10.43%) Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Scala Developer
7 7 (6.09%) UX Designer
8 6 (5.22%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) React Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Digital Media Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Digital Project Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.48%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) User Experience Researcher
11 3 (2.61%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) .NET
2 21 (18.26%) HTML
3 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
4 14 (12.17%) CSS
5 13 (11.30%) React
6 9 (7.83%) REST
7 6 (5.22%) Ajax
7 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.35%) Redux
9 4 (3.48%) JSON
9 4 (3.48%) Node.js
9 4 (3.48%) Web Services
10 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.61%) CSS3
10 3 (2.61%) HTML5
10 3 (2.61%) jQuery
10 3 (2.61%) SOAP
11 2 (1.74%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.74%) OAuth
11 2 (1.74%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) User Experience
2 16 (13.91%) Video on Demand
3 12 (10.43%) Social Media
4 8 (6.96%) Video\Live Streaming
5 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.22%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.61%) Blog
7 3 (2.61%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.74%) Photography
8 2 (1.74%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.87%) Animation
9 1 (0.87%) Anti-Piracy
9 1 (0.87%) BBC
9 1 (0.87%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Android
2 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.61%) MVC
3 23 (20.00%) OO
4 19 (16.52%) Separation of Concerns
5 16 (13.91%) Analytics
6 10 (8.70%) Project Management
6 10 (8.70%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 8 (6.96%) Prototyping
7 8 (6.96%) Wireframes
8 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.09%) OOP
8 7 (6.09%) Statistics
8 7 (6.09%) Validation
9 6 (5.22%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.22%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 6 (5.22%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 6 (5.22%) TDD
9 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.35%) SOLID
10 5 (4.35%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.96%) C#
2 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.91%) SQL
4 7 (6.09%) Scala
5 6 (5.22%) Java
6 5 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.48%) PHP
8 2 (1.74%) ES6
8 2 (1.74%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.74%) R
9 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.87%) Java 8
9 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.87%) CEH
4 1 (0.87%) GIAC
4 1 (0.87%) GPEN
4 1 (0.87%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.87%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) GDPR
2 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Adobe
2 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco
4 2 (1.74%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.74%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.74%) Twitter
4 2 (1.74%) YouTube
5 1 (0.87%) Cadence
5 1 (0.87%) Hootsuite
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) Instagram
5 1 (0.87%) Juniper
5 1 (0.87%) Pinterest
5 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.87%) Tumblr