Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 6 months to 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 215 243
Contract jobs citing New Media 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
North West median daily rate - £363 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +106.85% -56.19%
England median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +7.14% -15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £19.09

New 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2211 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.23% 32.59% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1419 1439
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 111
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £44.85 £46.21
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing New Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for New Media in the North West

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in the North West

New Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for New Media in the North West