Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 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.

Interactive Media
UK
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 846 895 856
Rank change year-on-year +49 -39 +25
Contract jobs citing Interactive Media 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the General category 0.009% 0.008% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
UK median daily rate £308 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.82% -26.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £191 £263 £252
90th Percentile £444 £442 £724
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 -
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 34,026 37,990 35,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.50% 37.58% 37.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,356 24,739 23,132
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 857 868
UK median hourly rate £28.60 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.45%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.30 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.38 £49.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.23 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +24.92% - -9.09%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 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
London +30 2 £165 -65.63%
England +23 2 £165 -40.00%

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Cognitive Science
2 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
2 1 (33.33%) Conversational UI
2 1 (33.33%) Design Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Psychology

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 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cognitive Science
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Ergonomics
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Psychology
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe