Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 91 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 10 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 1.44% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% 4.84% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 6
Wales median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £419 £325 £318
90th Percentile £485 £425 £531
UK median daily rate £450 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +42.86% +16.67%

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 391 475 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.41% 29.67% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 338 214
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £253 £227 £145
90th Percentile £613 £577 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 16 18
Wales median hourly rate £19.03 £18.19 £24.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -26.73% +21.82%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.00 £13.05
90th Percentile £38.75 £27.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
West Wales +4 9 £450 +12.50%
South Wales +5 1 £450 +28.57%
Digital Media
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 8 (80.00%) AWS
2 8 (80.00%) AWS Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (80.00%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (80.00%) Serverless
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Confluence
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (10.00%) Kafka
6 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (10.00%) Gremlin
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon Neptune
6 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
6 1 (10.00%) Consul
6 1 (10.00%) TinkerPop
6 1 (10.00%) Go
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices

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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
1 8 (80.00%) AWS
1 8 (80.00%) AWS Lambda
1 8 (80.00%) Serverless
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Neptune
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) TinkerPop
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Go
2 1 (10.00%) Gremlin
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) AWS Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Consul