The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 18 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.42% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.47% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £215 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £230 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 150 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 40.41% 40.76% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 118 99
Average daily rate £590 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Social Media
London

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 23 April 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) SEO
3 4 (44.44%) B2B
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Video Editing
4 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Intranet
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Documentum
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) MODAF

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Documentum
3 2 (22.22%) Confluence
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Content Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video Editing
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) SEO
3 4 (44.44%) B2B
4 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) MODAF
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Facebook
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter