The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Communications Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Officer
Rank 161 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Officer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £274 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £228 £130
% change year-on-year
+29.67% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.80
Communications Officer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3192 5533 5552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.80% 94.71% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2578 4267 4106
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 97 78
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Communications Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Communications Officer in the job title.

Communications Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Communications Officer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Officer across the City of London region.

Communications Officer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Communications Officer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, Communications Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Communications Officer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing

Communications Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft