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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 93 101 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing Social Media 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.06% 1.25% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £500 £493 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% +45.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £508 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
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
486 481 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.93% 29.49% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 345 199
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.08 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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
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 29 July 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 5 (31.25%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) Scala
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (25.00%) Video Editing
4 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Games
4 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Adobe
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) Intranet
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) FTP
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (18.75%) SFIA
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence

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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) FTP
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Content Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Content Editor
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Web Content Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Content Editor
4 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Editor
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Django
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 4 (25.00%) Video Editing
3 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Learning Management System
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 4 (25.00%) SEO
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) SFIA
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Scala
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Google