Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 752 788
Rank change year-on-year -52 +36 -88
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 82 76 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.084% 0.097%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 69
UK median daily rate £363 £391 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.29% +30.33% -
10th Percentile £135 £138 £198
90th Percentile £435 £538 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -2.67% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +127.85% +4.47%
10th Percentile £12.08 £19.65 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.20 £50.11 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £40.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -31.88% +48.15% +71.21%

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 37,129 35,340 39,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.23% 38.86% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,191 23,201 26,280
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 874 965
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +14.98%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £51.65 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.96% +8.65%

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 19 June 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 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Multimedia in the UK

Multimedia
Top 12 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 19 June 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 -37 72 £364 -6.97% 47
UK excluding London +3 42 £365 -2.67% 31
London -61 37 £346 -13.44% 21
South East -20 13 £365 -11.78% 9
North of England -24 9 £388 +10.71% 1
East of England +8 7 £344 - 9
North West -12 6 £400 +14.29% 1
South West +4 4 - - 2
Wales -6 4 £376 -28.33% 1
Scotland -35 4 £290 +107.14% 4
Yorkshire -20 3 £340 -4.56%
Northern Ireland +14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 with a requirement for Multimedia.

1 20 (24.39%) CSS
2 18 (21.95%) HTML
3 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.07%) Social Media
6 13 (15.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (15.85%) Marketing
6 13 (15.85%) OO
6 13 (15.85%) OOD
6 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
7 12 (14.63%) e-Learning
7 12 (14.63%) Degree
7 12 (14.63%) HTML5
7 12 (14.63%) CSS3
7 12 (14.63%) jQuery
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
8 11 (13.41%) Backbone.js
8 11 (13.41%) MVC
8 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (13.41%) Front End Development
8 11 (13.41%) Angular 2
9 10 (12.20%) Photoshop
9 10 (12.20%) Finance
10 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
10 9 (10.98%) Java
10 9 (10.98%) Windows
10 9 (10.98%) Infographics
11 8 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (9.76%) Microsoft

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 7 (8.54%) CMS
2 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) WordPress
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (12.20%) Photoshop
4 8 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
7 3 (3.66%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (2.44%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (2.44%) InDesign
9 1 (1.22%) Lectora
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.22%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Telepresence
1 4 (4.88%) WAN
2 3 (3.66%) LAN
2 3 (3.66%) Wireless
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) 5G
4 1 (1.22%) HSDPA
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) IPv6
4 1 (1.22%) MVNO
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.22%) CircleCI
General
1 13 (15.85%) Marketing
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.32%) Military
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Angular Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (7.32%) Designer
4 6 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Support Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Support
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (3.66%) Author
7 3 (3.66%) Content Editor
7 3 (3.66%) Digital Designer
7 3 (3.66%) Junior
7 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Author
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) CSS
2 18 (21.95%) HTML
3 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
4 12 (14.63%) CSS3
4 12 (14.63%) HTML5
4 12 (14.63%) jQuery
5 11 (13.41%) Angular 2
5 11 (13.41%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.44%) Spring
6 2 (2.44%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.44%) Spring Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) .NET
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Node.js
7 1 (1.22%) React
7 1 (1.22%) Sass
7 1 (1.22%) Web Services
7 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Social Media
2 12 (14.63%) e-Learning
3 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.88%) User Experience
5 4 (4.88%) Vector Graphics
6 3 (3.66%) CCTV
6 3 (3.66%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.44%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.44%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (2.44%) Podcast
7 2 (2.44%) Replication
7 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.44%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.85%) OO
2 13 (15.85%) OOD
3 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (13.41%) Front End Development
3 11 (13.41%) MVC
4 9 (10.98%) Infographics
5 8 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (9.76%) SEO
6 7 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (7.32%) Content Management
7 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.32%) Project Management
7 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.32%) Web Design
8 5 (6.10%) Information Management
8 5 (6.10%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (6.10%) Pay per click
8 5 (6.10%) Workflow
9 4 (4.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.98%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) C#
4 5 (6.10%) SQL
5 4 (4.88%) C
5 4 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (2.44%) VBA
7 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) CCNA
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) MBA
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) vSphere
2 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.22%) Packer
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Facebook
1 8 (9.76%) Google
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.76%) Twitter
2 7 (8.54%) Citrix
3 6 (7.32%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) Adobe
5 4 (4.88%) Aruba
5 4 (4.88%) Dell
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco
6 3 (3.66%) Wallstreet Suite
7 2 (2.44%) McAfee
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle
7 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (1.22%) Pega
8 1 (1.22%) Sage
8 1 (1.22%) Telerik
8 1 (1.22%) VMware