The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - - 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £290
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +63.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -38.88%
Social Media
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 62.07% 33.33% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 11
Median daily rate £400 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £268 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Salford