The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Salford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
New Media
Manchester / Salford
Rank 20 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing New Media 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.67% - 4.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.13% - 8.33%
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 Salford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 39 16 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 52.00% 38.10% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 9
Median daily rate £425 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in Salford

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Salford region with a requirement for New Media.

1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) OpenTV
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) MHEG
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
2 1 (33.33%) IPTV
2 1 (33.33%) MHEG
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) OpenTV