The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 75 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.35% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £185 £283 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.51% -9.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £274
% change year-on-year
- +27.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -33.72%
Social Media
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
302 445 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.20% 37.39% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 201 174
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 27
Median hourly rate £15.13 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £40.00 £23.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 1 - - 1
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Social 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Coremetrics
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (16.67%) Axure RP

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Communications Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (16.67%) User Researcher
3 1 (16.67%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Coremetrics
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore