The first table below looks at the demand for Social Media Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media Monitoring/Measurement
Rank 570 515 566
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +51
Contract jobs citing Social Media Monitoring 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.019% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £226 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37851 31900 38847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.90% 72.96% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23963 19486 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1111 983 1322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Social Media Monitoring
UK

Social Media Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media Monitoring across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Social Media Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Social Media Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Social Media Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in England

Social Media Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Social Media Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Social Media Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -18 1 £165 - 1
South East - - - -
Social Media Monitoring
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Social Media Monitoring
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Social Media Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Omniture
2 4 (80.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Blog
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (20.00%) Web Usability

Social Media Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Social Media Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Web Usability
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Omniture
2 4 (80.00%) Google