Period
to 13 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Music Industry over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 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.

Music Industry
UK
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 545 841 885
Rank change year-on-year +296 +44 -28
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 1 7 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the General category 0.007% 0.020% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 18
Median daily rate £350 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £325 £420 £408
90th Percentile £375 £631 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £498
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Music Industry 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 14,018 35,848 41,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.82% 39.51% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,912 23,087 26,956
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £288
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +1.14% +3.53% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 960 1,075
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.83% +4.23% -
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.50 £11.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% -11.11%

Music Industry
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Music Industry as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Music Industry.

Daily rate trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Music Industry.

Hourly rate trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
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 Music Industry within the UK over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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 +299 1 £350 -30.00% 4
London +204 1 £350 -30.00% 2

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Music Industry
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive Producer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience