The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
South East / East Sussex
Rank 26 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Social Media 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.87% 0.43% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 1.79% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £500 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £500 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+49.66% +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 Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 56 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.10% 24.35% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 85
Median daily rate £325 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £461 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Median hourly rate £13.29 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.98 £15.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hove - 4 £325 -
Brighton - 1 £400 - 1
Lewes - 1 £175 -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 28 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Market Research
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) BYOD
4 1 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketer
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
1 1 (16.67%) Web Producer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Market Research
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter