The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
England / South East
Rank 202 229 213
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Contract jobs citing Social Media 37 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.32% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +27.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +25.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2270 2574 2658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.66% 29.42% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1313 1531 1393
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 150 163
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +142.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.78 £60.00 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -7 9 £350 -12.50% 1
Berkshire +14 7 £375 +70.45% 4
Surrey +19 6 £325 -18.75% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £513 +60.15% 2
East Sussex - 5 £325 - 1
Hampshire +11 2 £500 +122.22% 4
Kent - 1 £75 - 2
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 22 (33.33%) Marketing
2 21 (31.82%) CRM
3 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.21%) Publishing
5 13 (19.70%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (19.70%) User Experience
6 11 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 11 (16.67%) SEO
7 10 (15.15%) HTML
8 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.64%) Legal
8 9 (13.64%) Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.61%) CSS
10 7 (10.61%) Workflow
10 7 (10.61%) Finance
10 7 (10.61%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) Retail
11 6 (9.09%) Google
11 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
11 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.09%) Google Analytics
11 6 (9.09%) Web Usability
11 6 (9.09%) Social Media Marketing
12 5 (7.58%) Tableau
12 5 (7.58%) Mobile Optimisation
12 5 (7.58%) Facebook
12 5 (7.58%) Twitter

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (1.52%) Redis
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.03%) Gradle
2 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) JUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Mockito
3 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.52%) Spock
3 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (33.33%) Marketing
2 14 (21.21%) Publishing
3 9 (13.64%) Legal
4 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 7 (10.61%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Designer
2 11 (16.67%) Content Designer
3 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Digital Content Designer
6 5 (7.58%) Digital Designer
6 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Social Media Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) CRM Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Email Marketing Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Digital Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Marketing Automation Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.03%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.03%) Web Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) HTML
2 7 (10.61%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) Middleware
3 3 (4.55%) REST
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) ATL
4 2 (3.03%) CSS3
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) JSON
4 2 (3.03%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.52%) Ajax
5 1 (1.52%) J2EE
5 1 (1.52%) OAuth
5 1 (1.52%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) Spring
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) User Experience
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.03%) SCADA
5 2 (3.03%) Social Network
6 1 (1.52%) BYOD
6 1 (1.52%) CCTV
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) IVR
6 1 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Android
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) CRM
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (16.67%) SEO
4 11 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 9 (13.64%) Analytics
5 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.61%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) Workflow
8 6 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
8 6 (9.09%) Social Media Marketing
8 6 (9.09%) Web Usability
9 5 (7.58%) Content Management
9 5 (7.58%) Mobile Optimisation
9 5 (7.58%) Personalization
9 5 (7.58%) Workflow Management
10 4 (6.06%) B2B
10 4 (6.06%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) Java
1 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Google
1 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.58%) Facebook
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Tableau
2 5 (7.58%) Twitter
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 2 (3.03%) Guidewire
5 2 (3.03%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.03%) Pega
5 2 (3.03%) Sophos
6 1 (1.52%) ATG
6 1 (1.52%) Brocade
6 1 (1.52%) CA
6 1 (1.52%) Selligent
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