The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 108 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Social Media 16 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 1.74% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -44.18%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
659 632 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.00% 30.66% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 372 266
Average daily rate £380 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 48 20
Average hourly rate £23.75 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.50 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Social Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Social Media Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 5 £650 - 1
Andover - 2 £363 -
Basingstoke -2 1 £450 +80.00% 1
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (63.64%) Content Management
2 12 (54.55%) Facebook
3 11 (50.00%) Twitter
4 10 (45.45%) Marketing
5 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
5 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 7 (31.82%) Adobe
6 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 7 (31.82%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) CMS
6 7 (31.82%) Google
6 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (27.27%) Digital Media
7 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Pega
7 6 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (27.27%) WordPress
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) CRM
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
8 5 (22.73%) SEO

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) CMS
3 6 (27.27%) WordPress
3 6 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (45.45%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Coordinator
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
1 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) JSF
4 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) FBML
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) Google Maps API
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Copywriting
2 4 (18.18%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (9.09%) SCADA
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Cybernetics
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Content Management
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) SEO
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Kanban
4 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
1 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) Solvency II
3 1 (4.55%) WAI
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Facebook
2 11 (50.00%) Twitter
3 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
4 7 (31.82%) Google
4 7 (31.82%) Adobe
5 6 (27.27%) Pega
6 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
7 2 (9.09%) Guidewire
7 2 (9.09%) MuleSoft
7 2 (9.09%) hybris
7 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (9.09%) FatWire
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) SAP