Period
to 13 December 2019

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 December 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.

Music Industry
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 768 899 874
Rank change year-on-year +131 -25 +8
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 14 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the General category 0.047% 0.024% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
UK median daily rate £525 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -8.42% +13.43%
10th Percentile £413 £289 £300
90th Percentile £626 £570 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate - £498 £500
% change year-on-year - -0.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 30,085 41,968 44,885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.72% 39.93% 43.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,309 27,383 29,647
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £269
90th Percentile £675 £675 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 976 1,135 1,094
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.85 £11.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.95 £20.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year +4.75% -12.43% +14.20%

Music Industry
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Music Industry over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor 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 December 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
England +127 14 £525 +20.69% 41
London +93 12 £500 +17.65% 14

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 7 (50.00%) Web Services
1 7 (50.00%) AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Serverless
3 3 (21.43%) ES6
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (21.43%) JSON
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) webpack
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Power BI
5 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
5 1 (7.14%) React Native
5 1 (7.14%) React

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (21.43%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) webpack
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Manager
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) AWS Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Product Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Product Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) JSON
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 1 (7.14%) React
5 1 (7.14%) React Native
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Delivery
1 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) API Development
3 2 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) ES6
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle