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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
Rank 84 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 0.57% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £363 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £663 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.02 £16.28 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +35.66%

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
359 353 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.85% 25.64% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 257 196
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £582 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Median hourly rate £18.35 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% +30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

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 25 February 2017.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) JIRA
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Scala
2 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) Puppet
3 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
3 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
3 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (61.11%) Play Framework
3 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 11 (61.11%) RESTful
3 11 (61.11%) Open Source
3 11 (61.11%) Confluence
3 11 (61.11%) Selenium
3 11 (61.11%) Django
3 11 (61.11%) Python
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) Spring
3 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
3 11 (61.11%) Ruby
3 11 (61.11%) Microservices
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
6 8 (44.44%) Mentoring

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 11 (61.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
1 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
1 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) JIRA
2 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Lead Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Java Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Java Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Copywriter
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Copywriter
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) HTML5
2 11 (61.11%) Django
2 11 (61.11%) JSON
2 11 (61.11%) Play Framework
2 11 (61.11%) RESTful
2 11 (61.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Tandem
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 4 (22.22%) Blog
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) iSeries
5 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
2 11 (61.11%) Microservices
2 11 (61.11%) Open Source
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Kanban
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) BDD
5 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 8 (44.44%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Content Development
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
1 12 (66.67%) Scala
2 11 (61.11%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe