The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 94 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 2.13% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £236 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £10.93
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +5.26%
Social Media
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
416 282 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.18% 25.25% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 185 161
Average daily rate £415 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -11.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Node.js
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) WordPress
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Sass
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (30.00%) Mustache
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) IaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) StatsD

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Digital
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) Mustache
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Grails
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) JSTL
5 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Social Network
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MBA
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Apigee
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Mashery
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Tableau
1 2 (20.00%) Teradata
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