The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 29 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.

Digital Media
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 51 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.18% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.82% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £138 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.26
% change year-on-year - -69.00%  

Digital 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 130 110 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 23.42% 22.04% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 81 151
Median daily rate £413 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £134 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 26
Median hourly rate £18.14 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.18% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £67.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Oxfordshire

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) nginx
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios