The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 117 117 116
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Social Media 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.81% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £375 £167 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.55% -55.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £125 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £10.93
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +5.26%
Social Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
734 740 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.17% 27.90% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 406 267
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 19
Average hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.75% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.10 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 6 £388 - 2
Glasgow +9 2 £238 +42.21% 2
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Google
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (8.33%) Facebook
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter
5 1 (8.33%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Content Editor
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Onboarding Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Onboarding Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Social Media Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Social Media Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Internal Communications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
4 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (8.33%) B2C
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Infographics
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
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