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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Music Industry
UK
Rank 596 637 618
Rank change year-on-year +41 -19  
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the General category 0.076% 0.020% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £350 £335 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +20.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £335 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Music Industry is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17022 20343 20854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.06% 38.23% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11132 13176 12792
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 508 490
Median hourly rate £26.82 £27.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.49% +23.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.82 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Music Industry
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Music Industry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Music Industry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Music Industry in the UK

Music Industry
Top 3 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 13 £350 +4.47% 19
London +39 13 £350 +4.47% 9
City of London - 3 £70 -

Music Industry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Docker
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) Billing
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS

Music Industry
Top Related 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%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) MPLS
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) VLAN
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (11.11%) Billing
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Designer
5 1 (5.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ADO
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) Laravel
3 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.56%) React
3 1 (5.56%) React Native
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 4 (22.22%) PHP
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft