The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 56 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 0.26% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.14% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £238 £167 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.21% -59.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £10.93
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +5.26%
Social Media
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 176 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.07% 23.22% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 96 75
Average daily rate £280 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £113 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £49.41 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.31% +1.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Social Media 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Infographics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Social Media 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Content Editor
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Infographics
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Google
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