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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 231 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing Social Media 34 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.77% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 2.48% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 29
Median daily rate £200 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £421 £331
% change year-on-year
-28.78% +27.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
Social Media
England

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
2652 3025 2799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.83% 30.86% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1707 1514
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 175 161
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.15 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £47.57 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -19 15 £195 -32.17% 2
West Sussex -1 7 £425 +6.25% 3
Hampshire -4 6 £575 +4.54%
Surrey +3 5 £200 -39.39% 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 46 (56.10%) Marketing
2 38 (46.34%) SEO
3 28 (34.15%) Digital Marketing
4 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.17%) Degree
6 17 (20.73%) Analytics
6 17 (20.73%) User Experience
7 16 (19.51%) Pay per click
7 16 (19.51%) B2B
8 15 (18.29%) Marketing Automation
9 14 (17.07%) Publishing
9 14 (17.07%) Brand Awareness
9 14 (17.07%) Online Marketing
10 13 (15.85%) SaaS
10 13 (15.85%) Email Marketing
10 13 (15.85%) German Language
10 13 (15.85%) Marketo
10 13 (15.85%) Digital Media
10 13 (15.85%) CMS
10 13 (15.85%) Project Planning
10 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.85%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (15.85%) Data Acquisition
10 13 (15.85%) Integrated Marketing
11 12 (14.63%) Legal
11 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
12 11 (13.41%) HTML
12 11 (13.41%) CSS
13 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
13 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (15.85%) CMS
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.66%) WordPress
4 2 (2.44%) Drupal
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.44%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.44%) Magnolia
4 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.22%) Community Server
5 1 (1.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
2 6 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.66%) InDesign
6 1 (1.22%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.22%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) SaaS
2 7 (8.54%) Office 365
3 6 (7.32%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) Yammer
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.22%) Silverpop
6 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Skype
2 3 (3.66%) Intranet
2 3 (3.66%) Wireless
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.22%) GIS
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 46 (56.10%) Marketing
2 14 (17.07%) Brand Awareness
2 14 (17.07%) Publishing
3 13 (15.85%) German Language
4 12 (14.63%) Legal
5 5 (6.10%) Advertising
6 4 (4.88%) Retail
7 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.44%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.22%) Finance
8 1 (1.22%) Games
8 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Designer
2 12 (14.63%) Content Designer
3 11 (13.41%) Marketing Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) IT Support
7 4 (4.88%) Digital Innovation Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Customer Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Marketing Assistant
8 3 (3.66%) Marketing Officer
8 3 (3.66%) Social Media Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Web Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) CSS
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.44%) HTML5
2 2 (2.44%) jQuery
2 2 (2.44%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.22%) Ajax
3 1 (1.22%) CSS3
3 1 (1.22%) J2EE
3 1 (1.22%) JSP
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) Servlets
3 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.22%) XHTML
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) User Experience
2 13 (15.85%) Digital Media
3 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.98%) Blog
5 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.10%) Streaming Video
8 3 (3.66%) Copywriting
9 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.44%) Animation
9 2 (2.44%) Smart Meter
9 2 (2.44%) Taxonomies
9 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (2.44%) Video Editing
9 2 (2.44%) W3C
10 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
10 1 (1.22%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (1.22%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Android
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) SEO
2 28 (34.15%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.73%) Analytics
5 16 (19.51%) B2B
5 16 (19.51%) Pay per click
6 15 (18.29%) Marketing Automation
7 14 (17.07%) Online Marketing
8 13 (15.85%) Data Acquisition
8 13 (15.85%) Email Marketing
8 13 (15.85%) Integrated Marketing
8 13 (15.85%) Project Planning
9 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
10 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
11 9 (10.98%) Social Media Marketing
12 8 (9.76%) CRM
13 7 (8.54%) Web Usability
13 7 (8.54%) Workflow
14 6 (7.32%) Content Management
15 5 (6.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) Java
1 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Marketo
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
1 13 (15.85%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (10.98%) Twitter
3 8 (9.76%) Google
4 7 (8.54%) Adobe
5 6 (7.32%) Facebook
6 5 (6.10%) Cognos
7 4 (4.88%) IBM
7 4 (4.88%) Sage
8 3 (3.66%) Apple
8 3 (3.66%) arcserve
8 3 (3.66%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (3.66%) FrontRange
9 2 (2.44%) Brandwatch
9 2 (2.44%) Lotus
9 2 (2.44%) SAP
9 2 (2.44%) Tableau
10 1 (1.22%) ESRI
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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