The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £337 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +22.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £10.93 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+28.14% -33.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
251 172 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.67% 23.79% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 113 94
Average daily rate £400 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £252 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £23.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.12% -37.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.20 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Social Media across the Bristol region.

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Bristol region.

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) WordPress
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Blog
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) IVR
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Genesys
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Content Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Genesys Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (10.00%) Photography
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-business
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Web Usability
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Genesys
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