Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 878 888
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 18 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the General category 0.044% 0.034% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% +20.00%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £309
90th Percentile £513 £538 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 -
% change year-on-year -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 41006 38437 45389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.77% 36.52% 39.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27136 25531 28833
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 935 1226
UK median hourly rate £25.31 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.24% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.40 £48.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +3.20% - +13.81%

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 23 November 2017.

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 4 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 23 November 2017. 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 +21 18 £475 +11.76% 21
London -9 17 £475 +18.75% 13
UK excluding London +34 1 £500 -4.76% 8
South East - 1 £500 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) React
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (22.22%) HipChat
5 4 (22.22%) Ansible
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) git-flow
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
5 4 (22.22%) IaaS
5 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) Groovy
5 4 (22.22%) VLAN
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Billing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.56%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) HipChat
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) Dropbox
3 1 (5.56%) iTunes
3 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) MPLS
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
1 4 (22.22%) VLAN
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 4 (22.22%) git-flow
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) React
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) Flash
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) Kafka
5 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.56%) RequireJS
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) BBC
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 5 (27.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Groovy
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Apple
1 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) MapR
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sony
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter