The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Eastleigh - 5.56% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £13.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.63% -30.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Eastleigh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Eastleigh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Eastleigh 88.89% 27.78% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Average daily rate £250 £320 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +137.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.18% +1.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Social Media
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Eastleigh 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%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Eastleigh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree