The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.74% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -10.44%
Social Media
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
106 105 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.64% 26.05% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 6
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.75 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% -19.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £15.77 £40.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge