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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
UK / England
Rank 364 374 384
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing Social Media 222 245 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.68% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 151 142
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £647 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 5
Median hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.22 £11.40 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.18 £40.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.35 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+15.66% +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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12913 14555 14297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.89% 31.02% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8351 9515 8946
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 517 532 594
Median hourly rate £19.95 £21.50 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
London -6 130 £350 - 63
South East +20 37 £338 -6.89% 16
West Midlands +6 16 £415 -25.89% 8
North West +3 10 £501 +100.20% 18
Yorkshire +14 9 £450 - 10
East Midlands +10 6 £371 -1.00% 8
East of England +2 6 £350 +3.70% 11
North East -16 4 £230 -63.20%
South West -6 3 £413 +85.39% 6
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 England region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 189 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (32.37%) Marketing
3 110 (22.82%) Analytics
4 97 (20.12%) User Experience
5 84 (17.43%) Adobe
6 80 (16.60%) HTML
7 72 (14.94%) SEO
8 70 (14.52%) Digital Marketing
9 66 (13.69%) Java
10 59 (12.24%) CSS
11 51 (10.58%) Project Management
12 49 (10.17%) Publishing
13 48 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 48 (9.96%) E-Commerce
14 47 (9.75%) Google
15 41 (8.51%) Retail
15 41 (8.51%) Google Analytics
16 40 (8.30%) Degree
17 39 (8.09%) Finance
17 39 (8.09%) Legal
17 39 (8.09%) CRM
18 38 (7.88%) Scrum
18 38 (7.88%) Git (software)
19 36 (7.47%) Content Management
20 35 (7.26%) CMS
21 34 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 33 (6.85%) Big Data
22 33 (6.85%) Python
23 32 (6.64%) TDD

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 35 (7.26%) CMS
2 25 (5.19%) Confluence
3 15 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (2.70%) Drupal
6 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.62%) Apache
7 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.62%) Marvel
7 3 (0.62%) WordPress
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.41%) SAS
9 1 (0.21%) CICS
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) Kentico
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 23 (4.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.36%) Photoshop
4 16 (3.32%) MS Office
5 15 (3.11%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (2.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (1.45%) InDesign
9 3 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.62%) InVision
10 1 (0.21%) Blender
10 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.21%) Maya
10 1 (0.21%) SPSS
10 1 (0.21%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (3.32%) Sprinklr
2 13 (2.70%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (2.07%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.62%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.62%) Radian6
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.51%) Google Analytics
2 17 (3.53%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (2.07%) SaaS
4 7 (1.45%) AdWords
5 5 (1.04%) IaaS
5 5 (1.04%) Yammer
6 4 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.41%) BlueKai
7 2 (0.41%) Office 365
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.21%) Slack
8 1 (0.21%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.90%) Intranet
2 13 (2.70%) SMS
3 10 (2.07%) Internet
4 6 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.41%) BGP
5 2 (0.41%) Firewall
5 2 (0.41%) IPv6
5 2 (0.41%) LAN
5 2 (0.41%) MPLS
5 2 (0.41%) OSPF
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.41%) VLAN
5 2 (0.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.41%) VRRP
5 2 (0.41%) WAN
5 2 (0.41%) Wireless
5 2 (0.41%) WLAN
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.85%) Big Data
2 17 (3.53%) NoSQL
3 14 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.49%) Endeca
4 12 (2.49%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.07%) MySQL
6 9 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.45%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.24%) QlikView
9 3 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.62%) Power BI
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.41%) HBase
10 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.21%) GIS
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.22%) JIRA
3 27 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.98%) Selenium
5 15 (3.11%) Gradle
6 14 (2.90%) Axure RP
7 13 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 13 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.28%) JUnit
8 11 (2.28%) Mockito
8 11 (2.28%) Spock
9 6 (1.24%) Subversion
10 5 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (1.04%) Maven
11 4 (0.83%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.62%) Hudson
13 2 (0.41%) Grunt
13 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.41%) webpack
14 1 (0.21%) Android Studio
General
1 156 (32.37%) Marketing
2 49 (10.17%) Publishing
3 41 (8.51%) Retail
4 39 (8.09%) Finance
4 39 (8.09%) Legal
5 15 (3.11%) Banking
6 14 (2.90%) Advertising
7 13 (2.70%) Games
8 7 (1.45%) Brand Awareness
8 7 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.83%) Automotive
10 4 (0.83%) Back Office
10 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (14.52%) Designer
2 64 (13.28%) Developer
3 44 (9.13%) Architect
4 41 (8.51%) Analyst
5 34 (7.05%) Content Designer
6 25 (5.19%) Digital Architect
7 23 (4.77%) Senior Developer
8 22 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.94%) Digital Marketing Architect
9 19 (3.94%) Marketing Manager
10 17 (3.53%) Consultant
10 17 (3.53%) UX Designer
11 16 (3.32%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.32%) Project Manager
12 14 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (2.70%) Copywriter
13 13 (2.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 13 (2.70%) Web Developer
14 11 (2.28%) Digital Designer
14 11 (2.28%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.60%) HTML
2 59 (12.24%) CSS
3 31 (6.43%) J2EE
4 28 (5.81%) HTML5
4 28 (5.81%) RESTful
5 26 (5.39%) Spring
6 23 (4.77%) JSON
7 20 (4.15%) Sass
7 20 (4.15%) Web Services
8 19 (3.94%) .NET
9 17 (3.53%) Django
10 12 (2.49%) CSS3
10 12 (2.49%) Play Framework
11 11 (2.28%) AngularJS
12 9 (1.87%) jQuery
13 8 (1.66%) Ajax
13 8 (1.66%) LESS
14 7 (1.45%) Backbone.js
14 7 (1.45%) React
14 7 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 97 (20.12%) User Experience
2 34 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.81%) Blog
4 19 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.70%) FMCG
6 13 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.70%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.49%) iPad
8 9 (1.87%) Social Network
9 8 (1.66%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.66%) Tandem
10 7 (1.45%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.24%) Animation
11 6 (1.24%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.24%) EPoS
12 5 (1.04%) Raspberry Pi
13 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.83%) Fintech
13 4 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.36%) Linux
2 10 (2.07%) Android
3 7 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.83%) Windows
5 3 (0.62%) Unix
6 1 (0.21%) CentOS
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (22.82%) Analytics
3 72 (14.94%) SEO
4 70 (14.52%) Digital Marketing
5 51 (10.58%) Project Management
6 48 (9.96%) E-Commerce
6 48 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (8.09%) CRM
8 38 (7.88%) Scrum
9 36 (7.47%) Content Management
10 32 (6.64%) Kanban
10 32 (6.64%) TDD
11 31 (6.43%) Open Source
12 30 (6.22%) Microservices
13 28 (5.81%) SOA
13 28 (5.81%) Web Application Development
14 27 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (4.98%) Business Analysis
15 24 (4.98%) Wireframes
16 22 (4.56%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 66 (13.69%) Java
2 33 (6.85%) Python
3 31 (6.43%) JavaScript
4 29 (6.02%) SQL
5 28 (5.81%) PHP
6 16 (3.32%) Ruby
6 16 (3.32%) Scala
7 6 (1.24%) C
8 4 (0.83%) VB
9 3 (0.62%) Groovy
9 3 (0.62%) R
10 2 (0.41%) C#
10 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.41%) Perl
11 1 (0.21%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.21%) COBOL
11 1 (0.21%) ES6
11 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (8.30%) Degree
2 14 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.62%) PhD
5 2 (0.41%) CCNA
5 2 (0.41%) CISSP
5 2 (0.41%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.41%) RHCT
6 1 (0.21%) CCNP
6 1 (0.21%) CITP
6 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) MBA
6 1 (0.21%) MBCS
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PMP
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.28%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.66%) Actionable Recommendations
3 7 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.24%) QA
5 3 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (3.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.70%) Puppet
3 12 (2.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 84 (17.43%) Adobe
2 47 (9.75%) Google
3 31 (6.43%) Facebook
4 30 (6.22%) Twitter
5 18 (3.73%) Oracle
6 15 (3.11%) Microsoft
6 15 (3.11%) Tableau
7 13 (2.70%) ATG
8 12 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.45%) Brandwatch
10 5 (1.04%) DoubleClick
10 5 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.04%) Omniture
10 5 (1.04%) SAP
11 3 (0.62%) Cisco
11 3 (0.62%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.62%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.62%) Pega
11 3 (0.62%) Zend
12 2 (0.41%) Sysomos
London
Staffworx Limited
Rate: excellent rates or package to attract best
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Hiring People
Rate: £21,843 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago