The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 28 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.98% - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+82.81% +45.45%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 56 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.61% 27.59% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 47
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.31 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +133.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £23.56 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £47.50 £42.70
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 Middlesex

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Social Media
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Management
1 2 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Brandwatch

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brandwatch
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter