The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £306
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +13.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.71 £18.19
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -35.60%
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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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
110 84 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 34.92% 35.29% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 52 23
Average daily rate £382 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.68% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +127.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Social Media
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) hybris