The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.08% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 2.21% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £406 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -61.90%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 129 136 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.29% 25.05% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 95
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £221 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.77% -6.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.28 £13.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in South Wales

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Media in South Wales

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 3 £400 -
Cardiff +22 2 £341 +9.20%
Digital Media
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Go
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) Flask
2 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Flask
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Go
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore