The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 156 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.93% 26.67% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 96
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.45 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -38.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Social Media
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Blog

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog