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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 109 96 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.16% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.55% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £289
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +64.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
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
582 547 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.12% 29.19% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 300 276
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £241 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.05 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.46 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (71.43%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (28.57%) Infographics
4 2 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
4 2 (28.57%) Blog
4 2 (28.57%) Social Network
4 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (28.57%) Content Development
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) TETRA
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing

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 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) PhpStorm
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Content Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Copywriter
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SEO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
1 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) Social Network
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) Content Development
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Infographics
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Product Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 2 (28.57%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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