Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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.

Multimedia
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 345 364
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 -8
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 10 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 18
South East median daily rate £260 £306 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.10% -23.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £139 £260 £239
90th Percentile £373 £497 £575
England median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £30.25 £14.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +108.62% -38.95% +58.33%

Multimedia is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,656 5,071 6,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.10% 33.24% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,100 2,849 3,542
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £230
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 215 235
South East median hourly rate £24.01 £25.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +2.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.33 £10.83
90th Percentile £48.68 £43.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.59%

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Multimedia as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the South East

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Multimedia in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in the South East

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multimedia in the South East

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in the South East

Multimedia
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -13 9 £120 -64.58% 11
Berkshire -10 7 £120 -27.27% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 9
Hampshire +6 1 £400 +28.00% 4
Multimedia
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (60.00%) Video Editing
1 6 (60.00%) Social Media
1 6 (60.00%) Facebook
1 6 (60.00%) Twitter
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
1 6 (60.00%) Infographics
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Content Development
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) 5G
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MVNO
4 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Military

Multimedia
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 5G
1 1 (10.00%) HSDPA
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) IPv6
1 1 (10.00%) MVNO
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Social Media
1 6 (60.00%) Video Editing
2 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Infographics
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Content Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Sensing
3 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Facebook
1 6 (60.00%) Twitter