Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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.

Digital Media
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 101 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.25% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.74% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £383 £345 £300
90th Percentile £508 £435 £414
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.66
% change year-on-year +16.67% -45.77% +90.20%

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 322 406 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.97% 28.71% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 304 277
Wales median daily rate £360 £391 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.99% +11.79% -
10th Percentile £145 £161 £185
90th Percentile £475 £538 £477
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 21
Wales median hourly rate £22.76 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.02% +28.13% +8.47%
10th Percentile £12.75 £16.88 £10.38
90th Percentile £39.88 £40.00 £30.25
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
% change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%

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
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 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
South Wales +11 3 £425 +6.25% 2
Digital Media
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Flask
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) Flask
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore