The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive Media in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Interactive Media over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Interactive Media
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 412 439
Rank change year-on-year -9 +27  
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.031% 0.064% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -29.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Interactive Media is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9527 9416 10857
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.90% 44.05% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6834 6955 7826
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 105 118
Median hourly rate £22.25 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.01 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.03 £45.75 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Interactive Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Interactive Media as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Interactive Media in London

Interactive Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Interactive Media in London

Interactive Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Interactive Media in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) W3C
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Monetate
3 2 (40.00%) A/B Testing
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) WCAG
3 2 (40.00%) WAI
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design

Interactive 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Camtasia
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior UI Developer
1 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Instructional Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) Handlebars
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) A/B Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) WAI
1 2 (40.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Monetate
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) SAP