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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 304 291 257
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Contract jobs citing Social Media 115 126 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.56% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 83 105
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £195 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £611 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £273
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +30.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £26.25 £19.00 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% +2.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -33.72%
Social Media
England

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
7916 8056 8530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.43% 36.33% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5641 5520 5995
Median daily rate £475 £464 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 156
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

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 25 May 2016.

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
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 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +35 17 £338 -18.18% 7
Canary Wharf - 1 £425 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 90 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.57%) Marketing
3 72 (27.59%) Analytics
4 70 (26.82%) HTML
5 62 (23.75%) Git (software)
6 52 (19.92%) Java
6 52 (19.92%) E-Commerce
7 50 (19.16%) TDD
8 49 (18.77%) Web Services
9 47 (18.01%) Digital Marketing
10 46 (17.62%) JavaScript
11 44 (16.86%) JIRA
12 43 (16.48%) Content Management
13 39 (14.94%) J2EE
13 39 (14.94%) SEO
13 39 (14.94%) Jenkins
14 38 (14.56%) Payment Gateway
14 38 (14.56%) Oracle
15 37 (14.18%) iPad
16 36 (13.79%) RESTful
17 35 (13.41%) Google
18 33 (12.64%) Retail
19 32 (12.26%) Finance
19 32 (12.26%) CSS
20 31 (11.88%) Facebook
21 30 (11.49%) Publishing
21 30 (11.49%) Scrum
22 29 (11.11%) User Experience
22 29 (11.11%) HTML5
23 28 (10.73%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (9.20%) CMS
2 14 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.98%) Apache TomEE
3 13 (4.98%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.30%) WordPress
5 4 (1.53%) Confluence
5 4 (1.53%) Node.js
5 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.38%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.13%) Photoshop
3 15 (5.75%) MS Office
3 15 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.38%) InDesign
6 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (14.56%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.92%) Radian6
3 4 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.73%) Google Analytics
2 10 (3.83%) Yammer
3 9 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (3.45%) GitHub
4 7 (2.68%) AdWords
5 2 (0.77%) Pure360
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.13%) Internet
2 15 (5.75%) Intranet
3 10 (3.83%) HTTP
4 2 (0.77%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.77%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (2.68%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.92%) MySQL
3 4 (1.53%) Neo4j
4 3 (1.15%) Big Data
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.77%) MS Access
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) OLAP
6 1 (0.38%) OLTP
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.86%) JIRA
3 39 (14.94%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.34%) Maven
5 25 (9.58%) JUnit
6 24 (9.20%) Mockito
6 24 (9.20%) Selenium
6 24 (9.20%) Spock
7 3 (1.15%) Gradle
7 3 (1.15%) Grunt
7 3 (1.15%) gulp
7 3 (1.15%) RSpec
7 3 (1.15%) Subversion
8 2 (0.77%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.38%) Robolectric
General
1 85 (32.57%) Marketing
2 33 (12.64%) Retail
3 32 (12.26%) Finance
4 30 (11.49%) Publishing
5 11 (4.21%) Games
6 8 (3.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.92%) Banking
7 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.53%) Back Office
8 4 (1.53%) Electronics
9 3 (1.15%) Brand Awareness
9 3 (1.15%) Law
9 3 (1.15%) Legal
10 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (32.95%) Developer
2 36 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 23 (8.81%) Architect
4 19 (7.28%) Digital Architect
5 16 (6.13%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.75%) Designer
7 14 (5.36%) Analyst
7 14 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (5.36%) Social Media Manager
8 9 (3.45%) Consultant
8 9 (3.45%) HTML Developer
9 8 (3.07%) Content Designer
9 8 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (3.07%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.07%) Web Manager
10 7 (2.68%) E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (2.68%) iOS Developer
10 7 (2.68%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (2.68%) Python Developer
10 7 (2.68%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (26.82%) HTML
2 49 (18.77%) Web Services
3 39 (14.94%) J2EE
4 36 (13.79%) RESTful
5 32 (12.26%) CSS
6 29 (11.11%) HTML5
7 26 (9.96%) SOAP
8 25 (9.58%) WSDL
9 24 (9.20%) JSP
9 24 (9.20%) Servlets
9 24 (9.20%) Taglibs
10 19 (7.28%) CSS3
11 17 (6.51%) Spring
12 14 (5.36%) Hibernate
12 14 (5.36%) JSON
13 13 (4.98%) jQuery
14 10 (3.83%) Sass
15 9 (3.45%) Ajax
15 9 (3.45%) AngularJS
16 8 (3.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.18%) iPad
2 29 (11.11%) User Experience
3 25 (9.58%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.13%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 14 (5.36%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.45%) Animation
8 7 (2.68%) Graphic Design
8 7 (2.68%) NHS
9 6 (2.30%) Clustering
9 6 (2.30%) Wiki
10 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.53%) Life Science
10 4 (1.53%) Online Games
10 4 (1.53%) Statistics
11 3 (1.15%) FMCG
11 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.13%) Apple iOS
2 15 (5.75%) Android
3 12 (4.60%) Linux
4 5 (1.92%) Windows
5 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.59%) Analytics
3 52 (19.92%) E-Commerce
4 50 (19.16%) TDD
5 47 (18.01%) Digital Marketing
6 43 (16.48%) Content Management
7 39 (14.94%) SEO
8 30 (11.49%) Scrum
9 28 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.58%) ERP
11 20 (7.66%) B2B
11 20 (7.66%) CRM
12 19 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (6.90%) B2C
13 18 (6.90%) Open Source
14 16 (6.13%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.98%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (4.98%) Front End Development
15 13 (4.98%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.92%) Java
2 46 (17.62%) JavaScript
3 12 (4.60%) SQL
4 8 (3.07%) Objective-C
4 8 (3.07%) PHP
5 7 (2.68%) Python
6 6 (2.30%) C++
7 5 (1.92%) Apple Swift
7 5 (1.92%) C
7 5 (1.92%) Ruby
8 3 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (0.77%) C#
9 2 (0.77%) FQL
9 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.77%) Scala
9 2 (0.77%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) Go
10 1 (0.38%) Groovy
10 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (10.34%) Degree
2 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.38%) CIPD
4 1 (0.38%) CISSP
4 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.77%) WCAG
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Packer
1 3 (1.15%) Terraform
2 2 (0.77%) Ansible
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (14.56%) Oracle
2 35 (13.41%) Google
3 31 (11.88%) Facebook
4 28 (10.73%) Twitter
5 25 (9.58%) ATG
5 25 (9.58%) Endeca
6 21 (8.05%) Adobe
7 13 (4.98%) CyberSource
8 9 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.68%) Omniture
11 6 (2.30%) Siebel
12 4 (1.53%) SAP
12 4 (1.53%) Sysomos
13 2 (0.77%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.38%) DoubleClick
14 1 (0.38%) Perforce
14 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.38%) Sony
14 1 (0.38%) Yahoo!
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