The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £29.38
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -62.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
305 244 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.18% 27.73% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 127 96
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £265 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 24
Average hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.96 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.75 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 8 (88.89%) Digital Media
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Search Engine Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Pay per click
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) SEO
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) SCADA
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAML
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) FatWire
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Architect
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Digital Media
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SEO
1 7 (77.78%) Pay per click
1 7 (77.78%) Search Engine Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) FatWire
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP