The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+49.66% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
390 598 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.59% 32.00% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 305 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +13.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.72 £29.40 £20.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Stockport - 1 £320 -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Kentico
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Kentico
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Content Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Copywriter
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Manager
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Web Content Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore