The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
England / London
Rank 270 267 278
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Social Media 131 150 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.05% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 92 114
Median daily rate £363 £350 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £644 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 3
Median hourly rate £34.00 £24.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.93% +50.78%
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6577 7330 7454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.41% 34.18% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4562 5142 5170
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 117 138
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.99 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% +0.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £35.60 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in London

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in London

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in London

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the London region.

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in London

Social Media
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Social Media Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 13 £325 -7.14% 15
Croydon +7 4 £250 - 1
Feltham - 1 - -
West End - 1 £131 - 3
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 90 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.48%) Marketing
3 69 (25.75%) Analytics
4 44 (16.42%) SEO
5 42 (15.67%) Adobe
6 40 (14.93%) HTML
7 38 (14.18%) E-Commerce
8 35 (13.06%) CSS
9 34 (12.69%) User Experience
9 34 (12.69%) Java
10 32 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
11 29 (10.82%) Degree
11 29 (10.82%) Retail
12 27 (10.07%) Google
13 26 (9.70%) Google Analytics
14 25 (9.33%) Git (software)
15 23 (8.58%) SQL
15 23 (8.58%) CMS
16 22 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (8.21%) Finance
16 22 (8.21%) JavaScript
16 22 (8.21%) Content Management
17 21 (7.84%) PHP
17 21 (7.84%) Publishing
18 20 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (7.09%) Python
19 19 (7.09%) TDD
19 19 (7.09%) Web Analytics
20 18 (6.72%) Visualisation
20 18 (6.72%) Data Visualisation

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (8.58%) CMS
2 13 (4.85%) Confluence
3 12 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.99%) Drupal
5 3 (1.12%) Apache
5 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.12%) Marvel
5 3 (1.12%) WordPress
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.75%) SAS
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (5.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (4.48%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (2.99%) MS Office
4 7 (2.61%) InDesign
5 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (1.12%) InVision
7 2 (0.75%) SPSS
8 1 (0.37%) Blender
8 1 (0.37%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.37%) Maya
8 1 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (5.97%) Sprinklr
2 11 (4.10%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.12%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.12%) Radian6
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.70%) Google Analytics
2 17 (6.34%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (2.99%) SaaS
4 5 (1.87%) IaaS
5 4 (1.49%) AdWords
6 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.75%) BlueKai
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) Socialbakers
8 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.87%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) BGP
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) Intranet
3 2 (0.75%) IPv6
3 2 (0.75%) LAN
3 2 (0.75%) MPLS
3 2 (0.75%) OSPF
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) VLAN
3 2 (0.75%) VPN
3 2 (0.75%) VRRP
3 2 (0.75%) WAN
3 2 (0.75%) Wireless
3 2 (0.75%) WLAN
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.34%) Big Data
2 13 (4.85%) Endeca
3 8 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.24%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.24%) QlikView
5 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.12%) HBase
6 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.12%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.75%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.60%) JIRA
3 13 (4.85%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.48%) Gradle
4 12 (4.48%) Selenium
5 11 (4.10%) JUnit
5 11 (4.10%) Mockito
5 11 (4.10%) Spock
6 4 (1.49%) Maven
7 3 (1.12%) Subversion
8 2 (0.75%) Grunt
8 2 (0.75%) Hudson
8 2 (0.75%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.75%) webpack
9 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.37%) Mocha
9 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 79 (29.48%) Marketing
2 29 (10.82%) Retail
3 22 (8.21%) Finance
4 21 (7.84%) Publishing
5 12 (4.48%) Banking
6 11 (4.10%) Games
7 10 (3.73%) Advertising
8 9 (3.36%) Legal
9 7 (2.61%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (1.49%) Back Office
10 4 (1.49%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Automotive
11 2 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.75%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Local Government
12 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (17.91%) Developer
2 35 (13.06%) Designer
3 22 (8.21%) Analyst
4 19 (7.09%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.34%) Consultant
6 13 (4.85%) Content Designer
6 13 (4.85%) Marketing Manager
6 13 (4.85%) Project Manager
7 10 (3.73%) Analytics Manager
7 10 (3.73%) UX Designer
8 9 (3.36%) Web Developer
9 8 (2.99%) Data Engineer
9 8 (2.99%) Digital Analytics Manager
9 8 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (2.99%) SEO Consultant
10 7 (2.61%) Architect
10 7 (2.61%) CMS Consultant
10 7 (2.61%) Copywriter
10 7 (2.61%) Digital Project Manager
10 7 (2.61%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.93%) HTML
2 35 (13.06%) CSS
3 16 (5.97%) Web Services
4 15 (5.60%) J2EE
5 14 (5.22%) Spring
6 13 (4.85%) RESTful
7 11 (4.10%) Sass
8 7 (2.61%) HTML5
8 7 (2.61%) jQuery
8 7 (2.61%) React
9 5 (1.87%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.87%) CSS3
9 5 (1.87%) Django
10 4 (1.49%) Ember.js
10 4 (1.49%) JSON
10 4 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.12%) Backbone.js
11 3 (1.12%) D3.js
11 3 (1.12%) LESS
11 3 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.69%) User Experience
2 18 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.60%) Blog
4 13 (4.85%) FMCG
5 12 (4.48%) iPad
6 11 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.61%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.24%) EPoS
8 6 (2.24%) Social Network
9 5 (1.87%) Animation
9 5 (1.87%) Fintech
9 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.87%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.61%) Linux
2 5 (1.87%) Android
2 5 (1.87%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.12%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (25.75%) Analytics
3 44 (16.42%) SEO
4 38 (14.18%) E-Commerce
5 32 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (8.21%) Content Management
6 22 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (7.09%) TDD
8 19 (7.09%) Web Analytics
9 18 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (6.72%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (6.72%) Visualisation
10 17 (6.34%) Customer Engagement
10 17 (6.34%) Microservices
11 16 (5.97%) Pay per click
11 16 (5.97%) Project Management
12 14 (5.22%) Actionable Insight
13 13 (4.85%) CRM
13 13 (4.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.69%) Java
2 23 (8.58%) SQL
3 22 (8.21%) JavaScript
4 21 (7.84%) PHP
5 19 (7.09%) Python
6 6 (2.24%) C
7 4 (1.49%) R
7 4 (1.49%) Ruby
7 4 (1.49%) Scala
7 4 (1.49%) VB
8 2 (0.75%) Groovy
8 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.37%) C#
9 1 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 29 (10.82%) Degree
2 7 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.12%) PhD
4 2 (0.75%) CCNA
4 2 (0.75%) JNCIA
4 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.75%) RHCT
5 1 (0.37%) CCNP
5 1 (0.37%) CISM
5 1 (0.37%) CISSP
5 1 (0.37%) CRISC
5 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) MBA
5 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.10%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.99%) Actionable Recommendations
3 6 (2.24%) PMO
4 4 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.75%) QA
6 1 (0.37%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (5.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (4.48%) Ansible
2 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (15.67%) Adobe
2 27 (10.07%) Google
3 18 (6.72%) Facebook
4 17 (6.34%) Twitter
5 15 (5.60%) Oracle
6 13 (4.85%) ATG
7 11 (4.10%) Tableau
8 7 (2.61%) Brandwatch
8 7 (2.61%) Microsoft
9 5 (1.87%) DoubleClick
9 5 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.49%) Omniture
11 3 (1.12%) Cisco
11 3 (1.12%) Zend
12 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.75%) ClickTale
12 2 (0.75%) Fortinet
12 2 (0.75%) Juniper
12 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
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