Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited New Media over the 6 months to 21 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.

New Media
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 850 823
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27 -20
Contract jobs citing New Media 27 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.030% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.089% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 19
UK median daily rate £375 £363 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -9.94% +0.63%
10th Percentile £257 £316 £151
90th Percentile £521 £513 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £403
% change year-on-year +14.29% -13.04% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £19.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

New Media is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34682 34666 36957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 33.10% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23021 22730 23492
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1016 1189 1465
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.67 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.22% +6.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

New Media
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing New Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for New Media in the UK

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for New Media in the UK

New Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing New Media over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for New Media in the UK

New Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for New Media in the UK

New Media
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 New Media within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +14 27 £375 +7.14% 5
London -12 21 £375 -11.76% 1
UK excluding London +7 6 £400 +14.29% 4
South East +4 6 £400 +3.23% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing New Media 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 New Media.

1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) Marketing
5 6 (22.22%) User Experience
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) ES6
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) OOP
6 5 (18.52%) Internet
6 5 (18.52%) Node.js
6 5 (18.52%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.81%) Sitecore
7 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
7 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (14.81%) XHTML
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) Advertising
7 4 (14.81%) Publishing
7 4 (14.81%) Finance

New Media
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 3 (11.11%) CMS
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) Mongoose
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (3.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (7.41%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Mocha
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Publishing
3 2 (7.41%) Interactive Media
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Communications Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Insight Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Insight Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) jQuery
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) CSS3
3 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 5 (18.52%) Node.js
4 4 (14.81%) XHTML
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) Chai
5 3 (11.11%) Express
5 3 (11.11%) OOCSS
5 3 (11.11%) React
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
5 3 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) OOP
2 5 (18.52%) TDD
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 3 (11.11%) Component Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Ad Operations
5 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (7.41%) Microservices
5 2 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) ES6
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) R
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) WAI
1 1 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Sitecore
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau