Period
to 19 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 617 596 588
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 +31
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 29 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.055% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 27
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +8.15% -
10th Percentile £123 £163 £111
90th Percentile £438 £419 £488
UK median daily rate £394 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +6.42% +5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £13.08 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.15% -12.83% -60.00%
10th Percentile £13.95 £11.49 £12.88
90th Percentile £41.65 £13.74 £29.13
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -31.11% +55.17% -38.95%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15,550 16,820 16,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.32% 32.28% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,373 9,931 9,915
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £238
90th Percentile £600 £581 £563
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 578 659 691
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £26.91 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.31% +7.64% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.07 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.25 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.31 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.22% +1.23% -9.09%

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Multimedia as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the UK excluding London

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Multimedia in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in the UK excluding London

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multimedia in the UK excluding London

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in the UK excluding London

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Multimedia in the UK excluding London

Multimedia
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
South East -19 11 £339 -7.06% 17
East of England +13 7 £125 - 17
North of England -26 5 £413 +15.38% 9
Midlands - 5 £400 - 10
Yorkshire -6 4 £400 +17.65% 4
East Midlands - 3 - - 5
West Midlands - 2 £400 - 5
Wales -4 1 £275 -30.38% 1
North East - 1 £425 - 2
Multimedia
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (27.59%) Adobe
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (24.14%) QA
3 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 7 (24.14%) Analytics
3 7 (24.14%) Publishing
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) MySQL
4 6 (20.69%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) GIS
4 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
4 6 (20.69%) R
4 6 (20.69%) Biology
4 6 (20.69%) Life Science
4 6 (20.69%) Data Management
4 6 (20.69%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.69%) Cartography
4 6 (20.69%) Full Text Search
4 6 (20.69%) Data Science
4 6 (20.69%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (17.24%) Marketing

Multimedia
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.45%) DAB
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Skype
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (20.69%) GIS
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CANoe
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Grunt
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Publishing
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Junior
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Junior Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Junior Data Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) CSS3
3 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) D3.js
5 1 (3.45%) Express
5 1 (3.45%) Flash
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) React
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Life Science
2 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (17.24%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (17.24%) Social Media
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
4 4 (13.79%) User Experience
5 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.45%) Infotainment
6 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Photography
6 1 (3.45%) SCORM
6 1 (3.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Android TV
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) Analytics
2 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.69%) Biology
3 6 (20.69%) Cartography
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Data Management
3 6 (20.69%) Data Science
3 6 (20.69%) Full Text Search
3 6 (20.69%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
3 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Infographics
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Instructional Design
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Python
1 6 (20.69%) R
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.45%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.45%) ES6
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Adobe
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel
5 1 (3.45%) Red Box
5 1 (3.45%) SAP