Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Multimedia
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 799 773 779
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 -34
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 77 97 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.100% 0.095%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 71
UK median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £150 £205
90th Percentile £450 £488 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £309 £375
% change year-on-year +21.36% -17.60% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.84% +58.33%
10th Percentile £12.69 £12.95 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.80 £19.55 £90.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.08 £15.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -15.65% -58.67% +137.79%

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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38,997 35,440 42,433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 36.47% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,816 23,504 26,956
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £669 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 898 1,161
UK median hourly rate £25.83 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.32% -5.66% +17.78%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.08 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.85 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.39% -9.09% +5.77%

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multimedia over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Top 9 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England -17 64 £375 +25.00% 58
London -26 45 £383 +39.09% 15
UK excluding London -22 30 £375 +21.36% 46
South East -31 10 £260 -16.80% 12
North of England +41 8 £375 -6.25% 6
North West +20 8 £375 -6.25% 4
Wales +12 6 £391 -2.19% 1
Scotland -6 5 £150 -45.45% 2
East of England -17 1 - - 14

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 24 (31.17%) HTML
1 24 (31.17%) CSS
2 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.68%) OO
4 17 (22.08%) OOD
4 17 (22.08%) HTML5
4 17 (22.08%) CSS3
5 16 (20.78%) jQuery
5 16 (20.78%) e-Learning
5 16 (20.78%) Finance
6 15 (19.48%) MVC
6 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
6 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (19.48%) Backbone.js
6 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
6 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
6 15 (19.48%) Angular 2
7 13 (16.88%) Marketing
8 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.29%) Project Management
8 11 (14.29%) Cisco
9 10 (12.99%) Photoshop
9 10 (12.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (12.99%) Social Media
10 9 (11.69%) Windows
10 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.39%) Change Management
11 8 (10.39%) Firewall
11 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS

Multimedia
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 4 (5.19%) CMS
1 4 (5.19%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (12.99%) Photoshop
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.60%) AutoCAD
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (2.60%) Revit
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.30%) InDesign
7 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Eikon
1 1 (1.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Dropbox
1 5 (6.49%) Slack
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) G Suite
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 6 (7.79%) Internet
2 6 (7.79%) WAN
3 5 (6.49%) BGP
3 5 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.49%) LAN
3 5 (6.49%) OSPF
3 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.49%) Wireless
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (5.19%) NetScaler
4 4 (5.19%) NX-OS
4 4 (5.19%) VPN
5 3 (3.90%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.90%) IOS XR
5 3 (3.90%) Junos
5 3 (3.90%) MPLS
5 3 (3.90%) NetScreen
5 3 (3.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) DB2
1 1 (1.30%) Endeca
1 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Marketing
3 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Military
5 2 (2.60%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (19.48%) Angular Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Training Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Designer
8 3 (3.90%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Network Support
8 3 (3.90%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Communications Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Digital Designer
9 2 (2.60%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.60%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) CSS
1 24 (31.17%) HTML
2 17 (22.08%) CSS3
2 17 (22.08%) HTML5
3 16 (20.78%) jQuery
4 15 (19.48%) Angular 2
4 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
4 15 (19.48%) Backbone.js
5 4 (5.19%) Spring
5 4 (5.19%) XML
6 3 (3.90%) Ajax
6 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 2 (2.60%) .NET
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.60%) DOM
7 2 (2.60%) Java EE
7 2 (2.60%) React
7 2 (2.60%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.60%) Spring Cloud
8 1 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) e-Learning
2 10 (12.99%) Social Media
3 7 (9.09%) User Experience
3 7 (9.09%) Video Editing
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.60%) Digital Signage
8 2 (2.60%) Media Streaming
8 2 (2.60%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.30%) EPoS
9 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.30%) Handset
9 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.30%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) OO
2 17 (22.08%) OOD
3 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
3 15 (19.48%) MVC
4 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) Change Management
5 8 (10.39%) Infographics
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL
7 5 (6.49%) Content Development
8 4 (5.19%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.19%) CRM
8 4 (5.19%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (5.19%) Service Management
8 4 (5.19%) Web Development
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.90%) High Availability
9 3 (3.90%) Information Security
9 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.79%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) SQL
4 3 (3.90%) C
5 2 (2.60%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) ES6
5 2 (2.60%) Perl
5 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Python
5 2 (2.60%) VB
5 2 (2.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.60%) CCIE
3 2 (2.60%) CCNP
3 2 (2.60%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.30%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MBA
4 1 (1.30%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MOS
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 2 (2.60%) OPNET
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Cisco
2 8 (10.39%) Facebook
2 8 (10.39%) Twitter
3 6 (7.79%) Juniper
4 5 (6.49%) Adobe
4 5 (6.49%) Arista
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.19%) Citrix
6 3 (3.90%) Google
6 3 (3.90%) MikroTik
6 3 (3.90%) Nokia
7 2 (2.60%) Apple
7 2 (2.60%) Brocade
7 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.60%) Sophos
8 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.30%) Nortel
8 1 (1.30%) Reuters