Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Digital Media
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 96 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 21 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.25% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.05% 0.79% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £325 £383 £341
90th Percentile £438 £508 £424
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 - £15.00

Digital 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 518 381 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.78% 29.26% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 244 307
Wales median daily rate £420 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £248 £150 £158
90th Percentile £600 £522 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 18
Wales median hourly rate £18.44 £31.89 £19.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.19% +63.10% -4.62%
10th Percentile £12.03 £14.85 £14.58
90th Percentile £38.24 £56.40 £35.63
UK median hourly rate £20.69 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.17% +3.28% -

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Digital Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in Wales

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Media in Wales

Digital Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Media in Wales

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
South Wales -8 11 £350 -17.65% 1
West Wales - 10 £425 - 1
Digital Media
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 20 (95.24%) Telecoms
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
4 7 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 7 (33.33%) Docker
4 7 (33.33%) Microservices
4 7 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Integration
6 4 (19.05%) GitHub
6 4 (19.05%) Power BI
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) React
8 2 (9.52%) GraphQL
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (9.52%) Node.js
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 1 (4.76%) .NET
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (4.76%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (19.05%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (95.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (19.05%) HTML Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) React Developer
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
1 7 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (19.05%) Spring Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) React
5 2 (9.52%) GraphQL
5 2 (9.52%) Node.js
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) EJB
6 1 (4.76%) JDBC
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) Struts
6 1 (4.76%) WSDL
6 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
2 7 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C#
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle