The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 30 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing New Media 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% - 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +9.67% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 425 558 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.10% 31.05% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 325 236
Median daily rate £374 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.51% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.23% +6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.36 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in Manchester

New Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for New Media in Manchester

New Media
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing New Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Salford - 2 £425 -
New Media
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for New Media.

1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) WebGL

New Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Pixi.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript