The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 32 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.89% 6.52% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 15.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate £325 £368 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
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 Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 45.98% 42.75% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 46 20
Average daily rate £400 £363 £503
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -27.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Social Media
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) B2B
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Internet of Things
5 2 (22.22%) Data Workbench
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (11.11%) Silverpop

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Insight Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) IBM