Period
to 22 November 2018

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 22 November 2018 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
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 88 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 +15
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 27 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.60% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.34% 0.86% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 3
Wales median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £383 £345
90th Percentile £438 £508 £435
UK median daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +8.47% +5.36% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +16.67% -45.77%

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 506 349 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.99% 29.13% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 235 322
Wales median daily rate £415 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% -4.15% +11.79%
10th Percentile £227 £144 £161
90th Percentile £595 £508 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 11
Wales median hourly rate £19.59 £22.69 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.66% +10.68% +12.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £16.88
90th Percentile £32.25 £39.38 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +5.10%

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 22 November 2018. 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 20 £350 -17.65% 2
West Wales - 7 £425 -
Digital Media
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, 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 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Docker
3 12 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 9 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Microservices
5 8 (29.63%) React
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
6 7 (25.93%) GraphQL
6 7 (25.93%) Node.js
6 7 (25.93%) Spring
7 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) Spring Integration
8 4 (14.81%) GitHub
8 4 (14.81%) Go
8 4 (14.81%) Ansible
8 4 (14.81%) Flask
8 4 (14.81%) Travis CI
8 4 (14.81%) Spring Cloud
9 2 (7.41%) Power BI
9 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (7.41%) Ruby

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 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Travis CI
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) React Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) Python Developer
5 4 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (14.81%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) React
2 7 (25.93%) GraphQL
2 7 (25.93%) Node.js
2 7 (25.93%) Spring
2 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) Flask
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Spring Integration
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) EJB
4 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.70%) JDBC
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) Struts
4 1 (3.70%) WSDL
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 8 (29.63%) Microservices
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Go
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle