The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 109 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Social Media 18 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 1.20% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £581 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.78% +132.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £329 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £650 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -14.28%
Social Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
718 751 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.52% 28.85% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 395 514
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 104 66
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £42.75 £45.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Social Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Social Media Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +14 11 £350 - 2
Suffolk - 3 £133 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £451 -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £133 -79.61%
Hertfordshire 0 1 £110 - 5
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 35 (76.09%) Marketing
2 33 (71.74%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (54.35%) Big Data
4 24 (52.17%) Analytics
5 23 (50.00%) Adobe
6 22 (47.83%) J2EE
6 22 (47.83%) Zachman Framework
7 21 (45.65%) TOGAF
7 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (45.65%) Java
7 21 (45.65%) .NET
8 19 (41.30%) Legal
9 16 (34.78%) OO
9 16 (34.78%) SMS
9 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (32.61%) Virtual Team
10 15 (32.61%) Adobe Campaign
10 15 (32.61%) Big Data Analytics
10 15 (32.61%) Data Analytics
10 15 (32.61%) Open Source
10 15 (32.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (32.61%) SOA
11 8 (17.39%) Facebook
11 8 (17.39%) Twitter
12 6 (13.04%) Google
12 6 (13.04%) B2C
13 5 (10.87%) Pay per click
13 5 (10.87%) Copywriting
13 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (32.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.35%) InDesign
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Yammer
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) SMS
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) Big Data
General
1 35 (76.09%) Marketing
2 19 (41.30%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Architect
2 23 (50.00%) Digital Architect
2 23 (50.00%) Digital Marketing Architect
3 12 (26.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 12 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (23.91%) IT Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing Officer
5 5 (10.87%) J2EE Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Marketing Officer
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Digital Executive
7 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 3 (6.52%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Photoshop Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Graphic Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) J2EE
2 21 (45.65%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) CSS
3 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Virtual Team
2 5 (10.87%) Copywriting
3 3 (6.52%) Blog
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Digital Marketing
2 24 (52.17%) Analytics
3 22 (47.83%) Zachman Framework
4 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (45.65%) TOGAF
5 16 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (34.78%) OO
5 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (32.61%) Big Data Analytics
6 15 (32.61%) Data Analytics
6 15 (32.61%) Open Source
6 15 (32.61%) SOA
7 6 (13.04%) B2C
8 5 (10.87%) Pay per click
9 3 (6.52%) Content Development
9 3 (6.52%) CRM
9 3 (6.52%) Programmatic Advertising
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Adobe
2 8 (17.39%) Facebook
2 8 (17.39%) Twitter
3 6 (13.04%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) SAP