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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 423 387 279
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -108
Contract jobs citing Social Media 207 242 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.48% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.46% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 167 201
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £226 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Median hourly rate £26.25 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+166.56% +45.45%
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
16338 16547 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.18% 32.53% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10719 10550 9819
Median daily rate £434 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 606 643
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.01 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -33 98 £327 -18.31% 67
South East -20 39 £350 -3.44% 16
Yorkshire +22 21 £513 +46.42% 4
West Midlands -20 15 £188 -44.44% 10
South West +2 12 £300 -7.69% 7
East of England +15 11 £267 -51.47% 8
North West -6 9 £275 -38.88% 16
East Midlands -3 3 £153 -67.89% 2
North East -55 2 £500 +100.00%
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 159 (37.41%) Marketing
2 137 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (24.47%) Analytics
4 99 (23.29%) SEO
5 92 (21.65%) HTML
6 75 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
7 70 (16.47%) Java
8 68 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 64 (15.06%) Git (software)
10 63 (14.82%) User Experience
11 59 (13.88%) JavaScript
12 56 (13.18%) Publishing
12 56 (13.18%) Google
13 54 (12.71%) Degree
14 52 (12.24%) Content Management
15 51 (12.00%) CSS
16 50 (11.76%) Web Services
16 50 (11.76%) JIRA
17 48 (11.29%) TDD
18 46 (10.82%) Google Analytics
19 45 (10.59%) Facebook
20 43 (10.12%) CMS
21 42 (9.88%) Oracle
21 42 (9.88%) HTML5
21 42 (9.88%) Twitter
21 42 (9.88%) Jenkins
22 41 (9.65%) Adobe
22 41 (9.65%) Finance
23 39 (9.18%) J2EE
24 38 (8.94%) RESTful

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 43 (10.12%) CMS
2 21 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.29%) WordPress
4 13 (3.06%) Apache TomEE
4 13 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.59%) Confluence
5 11 (2.59%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.18%) Apache
6 5 (1.18%) Drupal
7 4 (0.94%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.94%) Magnolia
8 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.71%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.47%) Moodle
9 2 (0.47%) SAS
9 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 29 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.35%) MS Office
3 24 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (5.18%) Photoshop
5 15 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.94%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.71%) InDesign
9 2 (0.47%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.47%) MS Project
9 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.65%) Radian6
3 6 (1.41%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.94%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.71%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.82%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.82%) SaaS
3 11 (2.59%) Yammer
4 9 (2.12%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (2.12%) Office 365
5 7 (1.65%) AdWords
5 7 (1.65%) GitHub
5 7 (1.65%) IaaS
6 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.47%) Pure360
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.24%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.88%) Internet
2 24 (5.65%) Intranet
3 6 (1.41%) HTTP
4 4 (0.94%) FTP
4 4 (0.94%) Skype
5 2 (0.47%) DNS
5 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.47%) SMS
5 2 (0.47%) SSL
5 2 (0.47%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) BGP
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) Extranet
6 1 (0.24%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) OSPF
6 1 (0.24%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.29%) MongoDB
2 12 (2.82%) Big Data
2 12 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.59%) MySQL
4 10 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.65%) SQL Server
7 4 (0.94%) Neo4j
8 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.47%) MS Access
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) GIS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.24%) QlikView
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 50 (11.76%) JIRA
3 42 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 27 (6.35%) Selenium
5 23 (5.41%) Maven
6 22 (5.18%) JUnit
7 21 (4.94%) Mockito
7 21 (4.94%) Spock
8 7 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.94%) gulp
11 3 (0.71%) Gradle
11 3 (0.71%) Grunt
12 2 (0.47%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.47%) RSpec
12 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.47%) Subversion
13 1 (0.24%) JIRA Agile
13 1 (0.24%) PhpStorm
13 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 159 (37.41%) Marketing
2 56 (13.18%) Publishing
3 41 (9.65%) Finance
4 30 (7.06%) Retail
5 23 (5.41%) Legal
6 19 (4.47%) Brand Awareness
7 18 (4.24%) Advertising
8 14 (3.29%) Games
9 12 (2.82%) German Language
10 8 (1.88%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.41%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.94%) Back Office
13 4 (0.94%) Banking
13 4 (0.94%) Electronics
13 4 (0.94%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.71%) Law
14 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.47%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 95 (22.35%) Developer
2 43 (10.12%) Designer
3 38 (8.94%) Architect
3 38 (8.94%) Senior Developer
4 24 (5.65%) Content Designer
5 23 (5.41%) Consultant
6 22 (5.18%) Analyst
7 20 (4.71%) Digital Architect
8 18 (4.24%) Java Developer
8 18 (4.24%) Marketing Manager
9 16 (3.76%) Social Media Manager
9 16 (3.76%) Technical Architect
10 15 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (3.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (2.59%) Project Manager
13 10 (2.35%) Communications Officer
14 9 (2.12%) Communications Manager
14 9 (2.12%) Digital Designer
14 9 (2.12%) Marketing Executive
14 9 (2.12%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (21.65%) HTML
2 51 (12.00%) CSS
3 50 (11.76%) Web Services
4 42 (9.88%) HTML5
5 39 (9.18%) J2EE
6 38 (8.94%) RESTful
7 25 (5.88%) JSON
7 25 (5.88%) Spring
8 23 (5.41%) CSS3
8 23 (5.41%) SOAP
9 22 (5.18%) JSP
9 22 (5.18%) Servlets
10 21 (4.94%) Taglibs
10 21 (4.94%) WSDL
11 20 (4.71%) AngularJS
12 17 (4.00%) jQuery
13 16 (3.76%) Ajax
14 14 (3.29%) Hibernate
15 13 (3.06%) XML
16 12 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.82%) User Experience
2 35 (8.24%) Digital Media
2 35 (8.24%) iPad
3 34 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.82%) Blog
6 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.35%) Copywriting
7 10 (2.35%) NHS
8 9 (2.12%) Graphic Design
9 8 (1.88%) Wiki
10 7 (1.65%) Animation
10 7 (1.65%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.41%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.18%) Social Network
13 4 (0.94%) Life Science
13 4 (0.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.65%) Linux
2 17 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.76%) Android
4 11 (2.59%) Windows
5 7 (1.65%) Unix
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.47%) Analytics
3 99 (23.29%) SEO
4 75 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
5 68 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 52 (12.24%) Content Management
7 48 (11.29%) TDD
8 37 (8.71%) Pay per click
8 37 (8.71%) Scrum
9 33 (7.76%) B2B
9 33 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (7.53%) CRM
10 32 (7.53%) Open Source
11 25 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (5.88%) Email Marketing
11 25 (5.88%) Project Management
12 24 (5.65%) ERP
13 19 (4.47%) Web Application Development
14 18 (4.24%) Online Marketing
14 18 (4.24%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (16.47%) Java
2 59 (13.88%) JavaScript
3 23 (5.41%) Python
4 20 (4.71%) PHP
5 16 (3.76%) SQL
6 10 (2.35%) Ruby
6 10 (2.35%) Scala
7 7 (1.65%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.18%) C
8 5 (1.18%) C++
9 4 (0.94%) Apple Swift
9 4 (0.94%) C#
10 2 (0.47%) FQL
10 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.47%) VB
11 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.24%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.24%) Go
11 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (12.71%) Degree
2 8 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.94%) CISSP
3 4 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) CCNP
6 1 (0.24%) CIPD
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MBA
6 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.35%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) Basel II
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.41%) Docker
1 6 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) Varnish
3 1 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.41%) Puppet
2 6 (1.41%) StatsD
3 3 (0.71%) Packer
3 3 (0.71%) SCCM
3 3 (0.71%) Terraform
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (13.18%) Google
2 45 (10.59%) Facebook
3 42 (9.88%) Oracle
3 42 (9.88%) Twitter
4 41 (9.65%) Adobe
5 22 (5.18%) Microsoft
6 21 (4.94%) ATG
6 21 (4.94%) Endeca
7 19 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (3.29%) Omniture
9 13 (3.06%) CyberSource
10 12 (2.82%) Marketo
11 9 (2.12%) SAP
12 6 (1.41%) Apigee
12 6 (1.41%) Apple
12 6 (1.41%) Citrix
12 6 (1.41%) Mashery
12 6 (1.41%) Siebel
13 4 (0.94%) HP
13 4 (0.94%) Sysomos
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