The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 27 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.

New Media
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 410 417
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs citing New Media 6 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.078% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £375 £370 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -35.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £463 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £425 £250
% change year-on-year -6.76% +70.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

New 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 7968 8146 8471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.28% 37.40% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5701 5893 5999
Median daily rate £515 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 107 140
Median hourly rate £21.20 £20.26 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.63% +1.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.50 £14.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for New Media in London

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in London

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing New Media in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Media in London

New Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for New Media in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing New 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 New Media.

1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Blog
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

New 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore