The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

Multimedia
England / London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 409 393
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16  
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 28 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 30
Median daily rate £400 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -12.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £530 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £225 £263
% change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.15 £12.50 £16.15
% change year-on-year +301.20% -22.61%  

Multimedia 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 9277 10135 10190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.06% 44.04% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6552 7498 7204
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 £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 97 120
Median hourly rate £20.52 £22.25 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% +16.00%  

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in London

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in London

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia in London over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multimedia in London

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in London

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -7 2 £350 +16.66% 1
Multimedia
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Citrix
3 9 (19.15%) MPLS
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (19.15%) LAN
3 9 (19.15%) WAN
3 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.02%) BGP
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco
5 7 (14.89%) e-Learning
5 7 (14.89%) Aruba
6 6 (12.77%) Degree
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.77%) OSPF
6 6 (12.77%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) Dell
7 5 (10.64%) SNMP
7 5 (10.64%) Juniper
7 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
7 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
7 5 (10.64%) Windows
7 5 (10.64%) Banking
7 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
7 5 (10.64%) Smartphone
7 5 (10.64%) Marketing
7 5 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator

Multimedia
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 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (10.64%) Photoshop
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (6.38%) Route 53
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.26%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) LAN
1 9 (19.15%) MPLS
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 8 (17.02%) BGP
3 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
4 6 (12.77%) OSPF
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) IOS XR
5 5 (10.64%) Junos
5 5 (10.64%) NetScaler
5 5 (10.64%) NX-OS
5 5 (10.64%) SNMP
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security
7 3 (6.38%) DNS
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 3 (6.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Designer
2 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) iOS Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Audio Visual Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) CSS
1 3 (6.38%) CSS3
1 3 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
1 3 (6.38%) HTML5
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.26%) JSON
2 2 (4.26%) Kafka
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) e-Learning
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.64%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.51%) Animation
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.38%) Learning Management System
4 3 (6.38%) SCORM
4 3 (6.38%) Video Editing
5 2 (4.26%) Digital TV
5 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.26%) PKI
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.13%) IVR
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.13%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Project Management
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) DevOps
3 5 (10.64%) Content Development
3 5 (10.64%) High Availability
3 5 (10.64%) Infographics
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.38%) Scrum
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Validation
5 3 (6.38%) Workflow
6 2 (4.26%) Content Management
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.26%) SOA
6 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCIE
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Graphite
3 2 (4.26%) Kibana
3 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.26%) logstash
3 2 (4.26%) Terraform
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Citrix
2 7 (14.89%) Aruba
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) HP
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Arista
4 5 (10.64%) Dell
4 5 (10.64%) Juniper
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) Adobe
6 2 (4.26%) Infoblox
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.26%) Sybase
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Genesys