Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Multimedia
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 88 99
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the General category - 2.15% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Wales median daily rate - £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -
UK median daily rate £400 £325 £285
% change year-on-year +23.08% +14.04% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.16% +123.53% -14.31%

Multimedia is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 370 233 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.11% 20.26% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 174 225
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £273 £164 £234
90th Percentile £589 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +67.27% -17.91%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.55 £10.72
90th Percentile £28.75 £59.50 £70.15
UK median hourly rate £23.15 £26.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -12.64% +11.58% -

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in Wales

Multimedia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multimedia in Wales