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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 98 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Social Media 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.73% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £600 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -33.72%
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
524 410 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.52% 28.63% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 283 213
Median daily rate £413 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 9
Median hourly rate £14.13 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -16.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 4 (36.36%) Twitter
3 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 4 (36.36%) Intranet
3 4 (36.36%) Publishing
3 4 (36.36%) Games
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) e-Learning
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) FTP
1 4 (36.36%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
1 4 (36.36%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technology Manager
3 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) Django
2 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) Grails
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) JSTL
3 1 (9.09%) Mustache
3 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) e-Learning
2 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
3 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Learning Management System
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Social Network
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) B2C
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
6 1 (9.09%) SEO
6 1 (9.09%) Typography
6 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) Apple
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Apigee
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Mashery
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata