The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the 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 371 390 356
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Contract jobs citing Social Media 234 241 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 1.42% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 171 184
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 £199 £148 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 8
Median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.94 £42.39 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -14.28%
Social Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15027 16985 16611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.59% 33.46% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9781 10836 10688
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 726 701
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in England

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in England

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in England

Social Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
London +14 140 £325 -13.33% 76
South East +3 22 £300 -25.00% 9
East of England +17 18 £350 -39.78% 9
Yorkshire +21 13 £450 +158.99% 10
West Midlands -20 11 £413 -31.25% 10
East Midlands +6 10 £469 +7.75% 11
South West +8 7 £250 +100.00% 8
North West -3 6 £398 +98.75% 19
North East -38 6 £325 -34.34% 1
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 England region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 191 (38.59%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (36.77%) Marketing
3 113 (22.83%) Analytics
4 105 (21.21%) User Experience
5 93 (18.79%) SEO
6 92 (18.59%) Adobe
7 88 (17.78%) HTML
8 84 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
9 73 (14.75%) Java
10 64 (12.93%) CSS
10 64 (12.93%) Publishing
11 56 (11.31%) Legal
12 52 (10.51%) Degree
13 51 (10.30%) Google
14 48 (9.70%) CMS
15 42 (8.48%) Big Data
16 41 (8.28%) Project Management
16 41 (8.28%) Google Analytics
17 40 (8.08%) Open Source
17 40 (8.08%) Python
17 40 (8.08%) CRM
18 39 (7.88%) Git (software)
19 38 (7.68%) HTML5
20 37 (7.47%) Twitter
21 36 (7.27%) Facebook
21 36 (7.27%) Web Application Development
21 36 (7.27%) Finance
22 35 (7.07%) Management Information System
22 35 (7.07%) Retail
22 35 (7.07%) E-Commerce

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in 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 48 (9.70%) CMS
2 20 (4.04%) Confluence
3 15 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 15 (3.03%) Drupal
4 12 (2.42%) WordPress
5 9 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.01%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.81%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.61%) Moodle
9 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.40%) Apache
10 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.40%) Marvel
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (6.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 31 (6.26%) Photoshop
3 24 (4.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (4.44%) MS Office
5 19 (3.84%) MS Excel
6 17 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 14 (2.83%) InDesign
8 8 (1.62%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.61%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.40%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.40%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.40%) InVision
10 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.20%) Blender
11 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.20%) Maya
11 1 (0.20%) MS Project
11 1 (0.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (3.43%) Sprinklr
2 15 (3.03%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (2.02%) Radian6
4 6 (1.21%) Social Studio
5 5 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (1.01%) Sage X3
6 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.61%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.61%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.61%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.28%) Google Analytics
2 14 (2.83%) Adobe Analytics
3 11 (2.22%) SaaS
4 10 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 10 (2.02%) Office 365
5 5 (1.01%) IaaS
6 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.81%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.81%) PaaS
6 4 (0.81%) Yammer
7 3 (0.61%) AdWords
7 3 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.40%) BlueKai
8 2 (0.40%) Dropbox
8 2 (0.40%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.40%) Socialbakers
8 2 (0.40%) Taleo
9 1 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.23%) Intranet
1 16 (3.23%) SMS
2 11 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (1.41%) Internet
4 6 (1.21%) Skype
5 5 (1.01%) CTI
5 5 (1.01%) Wireless
6 4 (0.81%) LAN
6 4 (0.81%) WAN
7 2 (0.40%) Firewall
7 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) WLAN
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.20%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.20%) RTSP
8 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.48%) Big Data
2 16 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 16 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 16 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.63%) MySQL
4 8 (1.62%) Endeca
5 6 (1.21%) QlikView
5 6 (1.21%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.45%) JIRA
3 26 (5.25%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.65%) Selenium
5 19 (3.84%) Cucumber
6 10 (2.02%) Axure RP
7 7 (1.41%) Gradle
8 6 (1.21%) JUnit
8 6 (1.21%) Maven
8 6 (1.21%) Mockito
8 6 (1.21%) Spock
9 5 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (1.01%) Hudson
10 4 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.81%) Subversion
10 4 (0.81%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.61%) Grunt
11 3 (0.61%) webpack
12 2 (0.40%) CocoaPods
12 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
General
1 182 (36.77%) Marketing
2 64 (12.93%) Publishing
3 56 (11.31%) Legal
4 36 (7.27%) Finance
5 35 (7.07%) Retail
6 20 (4.04%) Advertising
7 15 (3.03%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.22%) Brand Awareness
9 10 (2.02%) Banking
10 9 (1.82%) Games
11 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.81%) German Language
12 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.61%) Back Office
13 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.40%) Local Government
14 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (17.78%) Designer
2 71 (14.34%) Developer
3 56 (11.31%) Architect
4 43 (8.69%) Content Designer
5 41 (8.28%) Analyst
6 31 (6.26%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (5.86%) Digital Architect
8 26 (5.25%) Marketing Manager
9 24 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.65%) Digital Marketing Architect
11 22 (4.44%) Consultant
12 19 (3.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 18 (3.64%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.64%) UX Designer
14 17 (3.43%) Business Analyst
15 14 (2.83%) Digital Marketing Manager
16 12 (2.42%) Senior Web Developer
16 12 (2.42%) Web Developer
17 11 (2.22%) Graphic Designer
17 11 (2.22%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (17.78%) HTML
2 64 (12.93%) CSS
3 38 (7.68%) HTML5
4 31 (6.26%) J2EE
5 30 (6.06%) RESTful
6 28 (5.66%) JSON
7 27 (5.45%) Django
8 26 (5.25%) .NET
9 25 (5.05%) Sass
9 25 (5.05%) Spring
10 22 (4.44%) Web Services
11 16 (3.23%) AngularJS
12 15 (3.03%) CSS3
12 15 (3.03%) Play Framework
13 13 (2.63%) Ajax
13 13 (2.63%) REST
14 12 (2.42%) LESS
15 10 (2.02%) Backbone.js
15 10 (2.02%) SOAP
15 10 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (21.21%) User Experience
2 35 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.46%) Mobile App
5 25 (5.05%) Blog
6 24 (4.85%) Copywriting
7 22 (4.44%) Visualisation
8 16 (3.23%) Computer Science
9 15 (3.03%) Virtual Team
10 13 (2.63%) Digital Media
11 12 (2.42%) Animation
12 11 (2.22%) FMCG
13 10 (2.02%) Raspberry Pi
13 10 (2.02%) Tandem
14 9 (1.82%) Graphic Design
15 8 (1.62%) EPoS
16 7 (1.41%) Credit Risk
16 7 (1.41%) Social Network
17 6 (1.21%) iPad
17 6 (1.21%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.65%) Linux
2 17 (3.43%) Android
3 15 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.41%) Windows
5 6 (1.21%) Unix
6 4 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (38.59%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (22.83%) Analytics
3 93 (18.79%) SEO
4 84 (16.97%) Digital Marketing
5 41 (8.28%) Project Management
6 40 (8.08%) CRM
6 40 (8.08%) Open Source
7 36 (7.27%) Web Application Development
8 35 (7.07%) E-Commerce
9 31 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (6.06%) Web Usability
11 29 (5.86%) Pay per click
11 29 (5.86%) Scrum
12 28 (5.66%) Business Analysis
12 28 (5.66%) Content Management
12 28 (5.66%) SOA
12 28 (5.66%) Web Design
13 26 (5.25%) Web Analytics
13 26 (5.25%) Wireframes
14 25 (5.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (14.75%) Java
2 40 (8.08%) Python
3 32 (6.46%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.86%) PHP
5 19 (3.84%) Scala
5 19 (3.84%) SQL
6 17 (3.43%) Ruby
7 6 (1.21%) Perl
8 5 (1.01%) Objective-C
9 4 (0.81%) Apple Swift
9 4 (0.81%) C
9 4 (0.81%) VB
10 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.40%) C#
10 2 (0.40%) ES6
10 2 (0.40%) R
11 1 (0.20%) COBOL
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
11 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (10.51%) Degree
2 11 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.20%) MBA
4 1 (0.20%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.20%) PMP
4 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.42%) QA
2 8 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.41%) Actionable Recommendations
4 6 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.61%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.02%) Docker
2 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (3.64%) Puppet
2 8 (1.62%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.20%) Cacti
3 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (18.59%) Adobe
2 51 (10.30%) Google
3 37 (7.47%) Twitter
4 36 (7.27%) Facebook
5 29 (5.86%) Microsoft
6 24 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (3.23%) Tableau
8 10 (2.02%) Oracle
9 8 (1.62%) ATG
9 8 (1.62%) Brandwatch
9 8 (1.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 8 (1.62%) SAP
10 7 (1.41%) Omniture
11 6 (1.21%) Conga
11 6 (1.21%) DoubleClick
11 6 (1.21%) Marketo
12 5 (1.01%) Cognos
12 5 (1.01%) Informatica
12 5 (1.01%) Pardot
12 5 (1.01%) Sage
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