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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 101 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.46% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £200 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +20.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+82.81% +45.45%
Social Media
North West

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
626 431 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.62% 26.57% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 242 202
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.80 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.80 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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
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 23 July 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
Stockport - 1 £275 - 2
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (55.56%) SEO
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Facebook
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter
4 2 (22.22%) WebEx
4 2 (22.22%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
4 2 (22.22%) Wiki
4 2 (22.22%) Blog
4 2 (22.22%) Social Network
4 2 (22.22%) WordPress
4 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management

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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
1 2 (22.22%) WebEx
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) PhpStorm
General
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Executive
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Communications Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Strategy Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SEO Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
1 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
1 2 (22.22%) Social Network
1 2 (22.22%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SEO
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) Content Development
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Infographics
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Facebook
2 3 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft