The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 43 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.68% 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.66% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.42 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -14.28%
Social Media
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
127 160 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.98% 28.17% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 73 105
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Social Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Social Media Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 2 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
Brentwood +11 1 - -
Social Media
East of England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 Essex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 29 (96.67%) Marketing
1 29 (96.67%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (73.33%) Big Data
2 22 (73.33%) J2EE
2 22 (73.33%) Zachman Framework
3 21 (70.00%) TOGAF
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) .NET
3 21 (70.00%) Adobe
3 21 (70.00%) Analytics
4 16 (53.33%) Legal
4 16 (53.33%) OO
4 16 (53.33%) SMS
4 16 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (50.00%) Open Source
5 15 (50.00%) SOA
5 15 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
5 15 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 15 (50.00%) Virtual Team
6 5 (16.67%) Google
6 5 (16.67%) Pay per click
6 5 (16.67%) Facebook
6 5 (16.67%) Twitter
6 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
7 4 (13.33%) B2C
8 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) Big Data
General
1 29 (96.67%) Marketing
2 16 (53.33%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Finance
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Architect
1 23 (76.67%) Digital Architect
1 23 (76.67%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (36.67%) IT Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Officer
4 5 (16.67%) J2EE Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Marketing Officer
5 4 (13.33%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Service Advisor
7 1 (3.33%) Account Executive
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Executive
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Service Executive
7 1 (3.33%) Executive Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) J2EE
2 21 (70.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (73.33%) Zachman Framework
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Analytics
3 21 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (53.33%) OO
4 16 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Open Source
5 15 (50.00%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) Pay per click
7 4 (13.33%) B2C
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Adobe
2 5 (16.67%) Facebook
2 5 (16.67%) Google
2 5 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) SAP