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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
England / East of England
Rank 105 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Social Media 15 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 1.36% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Median daily rate £310 £338 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +125.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.75 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%

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
681 663 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.84% 28.79% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 368 379
Median daily rate £350 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £187 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 88 57
Median hourly rate £25.31 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.70% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +6 9 £350 -12.50%
Suffolk -8 3 £133 -51.81% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £133 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £110 - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £438 -
Social Media
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 27 (77.14%) Marketing
1 27 (77.14%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (60.00%) Analytics
3 18 (51.43%) Zachman Framework
4 17 (48.57%) TOGAF
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) Adobe
4 17 (48.57%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) .NET
4 17 (48.57%) J2EE
4 17 (48.57%) Big Data
5 16 (45.71%) Legal
6 15 (42.86%) OO
6 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (40.00%) Open Source
7 14 (40.00%) Adobe Campaign
7 14 (40.00%) SOA
7 14 (40.00%) SMS
7 14 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 14 (40.00%) Virtual Team
8 12 (34.29%) Big Data Analytics
8 12 (34.29%) Data Analytics
9 7 (20.00%) Facebook
9 7 (20.00%) Twitter
10 6 (17.14%) Google
11 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 5 (14.29%) B2C
11 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
11 5 (14.29%) Pay per click

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 14 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.71%) Yammer
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) SMS
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) Big Data
General
1 27 (77.14%) Marketing
2 16 (45.71%) Legal
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Automotive
5 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Architect
1 18 (51.43%) Digital Architect
1 18 (51.43%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 9 (25.71%) IT Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Officer
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing Officer
4 2 (5.71%) Customer Service Advisor
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Executive
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing Executive
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Account Executive
5 1 (2.86%) Executive Advisor
5 1 (2.86%) Intranet Manager
5 1 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
1 17 (48.57%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.57%) Blog
3 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (60.00%) Analytics
3 18 (51.43%) Zachman Framework
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) TOGAF
5 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (42.86%) OO
6 14 (40.00%) Open Source
6 14 (40.00%) SOA
6 14 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (34.29%) Big Data Analytics
7 12 (34.29%) Data Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) B2C
8 5 (14.29%) Pay per click
9 2 (5.71%) Content Development
9 2 (5.71%) Programmatic Advertising
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) Content Writing
10 1 (2.86%) SEO
10 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Adobe
2 7 (20.00%) Facebook
2 7 (20.00%) Twitter
3 6 (17.14%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) SAP