The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.94% 14.93% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 8
Average daily rate £265 £288 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £239 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Social Media
East Midlands

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Leicester - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Social Media
East Midlands