The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 15 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.83% 1.04% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +16.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.71 £18.19
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -35.60%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
63 94 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 54.78% 48.70% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 125
Average daily rate £425 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 13 (100.00%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Project Management
4 8 (61.54%) C
4 8 (61.54%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Content Management
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 3 (23.08%) Publishing
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) CMS
8 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
8 2 (15.38%) Wiki
8 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Intranet
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
9 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
9 1 (7.69%) Visualisation

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
1 2 (15.38%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Content Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft