The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 June 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 139 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.037% 0.033% 0.065%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £285 £325
% change year-on-year +25.43% -12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.15 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +85.74% +54.28%  

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 888 867 933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.43% 28.94% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1032 1187
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £575 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 60 83
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.48% +2.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.13 £48.80 £53.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the South West

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in the South West

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in the South West

Multimedia
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Multimedia
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Brand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Yammer
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis

Multimedia
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Content Strategist
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Brand Management
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe