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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 51 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.39% - 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% - 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £515 - £167
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -14.28%
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
211 254 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.05% 31.87% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 142 95
Median daily rate £375 £338 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £146 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.02% +64.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Weka
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) IBM BigInsights
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM BigInsights
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) RapidMiner