The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 16 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.06% - 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
Social Media
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.55% 28.70% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 18
Median daily rate £350 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £205 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Social Media
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) SLA

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA