Period
to 23 July 2017

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 July 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.

Multimedia
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 380 357
Rank change year-on-year +29 -23 -3
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 9 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.056% 0.075% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.23% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 18
South East median daily rate £315 £313 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% +61.29% -54.41%
10th Percentile £113 £143 £116
90th Percentile £670 £428 £361
England median daily rate £379 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +26.17% - -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median hourly rate £50.15 £45.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
England median hourly rate £50.08 £27.00 £22.18
% change year-on-year +85.46% +21.73% +40.83%

Multimedia is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5680 6007 6765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.38% 32.25% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3122 3354 3654
South East median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +1.41% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £230 £236
90th Percentile £569 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 205 187
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £11.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -

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 July 2017.

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 July 2017. 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 +10 5 £600 +242.86% 1
Hampshire +22 4 £125 -60.00% 2
Berkshire +30 2 - -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £625 +38.89%
Buckinghamshire -21 1 £315 +57.50% 1
Multimedia
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia 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 South East region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 2 (22.22%) Animation
3 2 (22.22%) Reuters
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) QMS
3 2 (22.22%) New Media
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Infographics
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) BBC
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) OO

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) BBC
1 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
1 2 (22.22%) New Media
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 1 (11.11%) Photography
2 1 (11.11%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Infographics
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) QMS
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Content Development
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Job Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Power Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ECDL
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Reuters
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Google