Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive Media in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Interactive Media over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Interactive Media
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 896 883 880
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +28
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the General category 0.018% 0.012% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
UK median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £205 £363 £354
90th Percentile £418 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37,900 40,759 37,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.12% 39.48% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,898 26,896 24,891
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 829 887 932
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £24.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.43% +9.48% -3.18%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.20 £48.64 £46.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.19% +8.00% -3.85%

Interactive Media
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Interactive Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Interactive Media in the UK

Interactive Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Interactive Media in the UK

Interactive Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Interactive Media over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Interactive Media in the UK

Interactive Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive Media.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Interactive Media in the UK

Interactive Media
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 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
London +21 7 £375 - 1
England +5 7 £375 -11.76% 2

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Interactive Media 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 with a requirement for Interactive Media.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
2 2 (28.57%) Design Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (14.29%) Conversational UI
3 1 (14.29%) Value Proposition
3 1 (14.29%) Interaction Design
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing

Interactive Media
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Kentico
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Content Strategist
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Strategist
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) React
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) React Native
2 1 (14.29%) Redux
2 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Design Thinking
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (14.29%) Cognitive Science
3 1 (14.29%) Content Development
3 1 (14.29%) Content Writing
3 1 (14.29%) Conversational UI
3 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Interaction Design
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore