The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 47 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -18.03%
Social Media
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.82% 22.63% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 32 52
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% -36.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Social Media
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA Agile

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle