The table below looks at the statistics for Social Media Marketing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media Marketing over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media Marketing
England / North West
Rank - 157 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media Marketing 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.077% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.096% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £150 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2102 3141 2435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.08% 81.08% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1910 1462
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 100
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.75 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.32% +34.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Social Media Marketing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Social Media Marketing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Social Media Marketing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Social Media Marketing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Social Media Marketing Daily Rate Trend in the North West