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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 233 210 188
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -22
Contract jobs citing Social Media 29 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 2.09% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 33
Median daily rate £200 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.48% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
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
2690 3008 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.47% 31.41% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1563 1668 1431
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 £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 162 151
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.68 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.83% -2.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.95 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Surrey +7 12 £266 -10.07% 6
Berkshire -25 10 £195 -32.17% 5
West Sussex - 3 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
East Sussex +9 1 - - 3
Hampshire -15 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (60.00%) Marketing
2 35 (50.00%) SEO
3 25 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (25.71%) Pay per click
4 18 (25.71%) Degree
5 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.43%) Analytics
7 14 (20.00%) Brand Awareness
7 14 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 14 (20.00%) B2B
8 13 (18.57%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (18.57%) Project Planning
8 13 (18.57%) SaaS
8 13 (18.57%) Email Marketing
8 13 (18.57%) German Language
8 13 (18.57%) Marketo
8 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
8 13 (18.57%) Marketing Automation
8 13 (18.57%) Data Acquisition
8 13 (18.57%) Integrated Marketing
9 12 (17.14%) User Experience
10 10 (14.29%) Twitter
10 10 (14.29%) CMS
10 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.86%) Publishing
11 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
12 8 (11.43%) Blog
12 8 (11.43%) Legal
12 8 (11.43%) HTML

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 10 (14.29%) CMS
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) Drupal
4 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.29%) WordPress
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.86%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.43%) Community Server
6 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.71%) MS Office
4 3 (4.29%) InDesign
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.43%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.43%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) SaaS
2 6 (8.57%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
5 1 (1.43%) Silverpop
5 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Skype
2 3 (4.29%) Intranet
2 3 (4.29%) Wireless
3 2 (2.86%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.43%) GIS
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.43%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 42 (60.00%) Marketing
2 14 (20.00%) Brand Awareness
3 13 (18.57%) German Language
4 9 (12.86%) Publishing
5 8 (11.43%) Legal
6 5 (7.14%) Advertising
7 2 (2.86%) Games
7 2 (2.86%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.86%) Polish Language
7 2 (2.86%) Retail
8 1 (1.43%) Finance
8 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Designer
2 9 (12.86%) Marketing Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Content Designer
4 5 (7.14%) Developer
4 5 (7.14%) IT Support
5 4 (5.71%) Digital Innovation Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Administrator
6 3 (4.29%) Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Marketing Assistant
6 3 (4.29%) Marketing Officer
6 3 (4.29%) Web Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Consultant
7 2 (2.86%) Content Editor
7 2 (2.86%) IT Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) IT Manager
7 2 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Web Content Editor
7 2 (2.86%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) CSS
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (5.71%) HTML5
2 4 (5.71%) jQuery
3 3 (4.29%) Ajax
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) Drush
4 2 (2.86%) JSON
4 2 (2.86%) LAMP
4 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (1.43%) CSS3
5 1 (1.43%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) JSP
5 1 (1.43%) Servlets
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.43%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Digital Media
2 12 (17.14%) User Experience
3 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.43%) Blog
5 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.29%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
8 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.86%) W3C
9 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.43%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.43%) Photography
9 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.43%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Android
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) SEO
2 25 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (25.71%) Pay per click
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (21.43%) Analytics
6 14 (20.00%) B2B
6 14 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 13 (18.57%) Data Acquisition
7 13 (18.57%) Email Marketing
7 13 (18.57%) Integrated Marketing
7 13 (18.57%) Marketing Automation
7 13 (18.57%) Project Planning
8 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
10 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 6 (8.57%) Social Media Marketing
11 5 (7.14%) Content Management
11 5 (7.14%) Project Management
11 5 (7.14%) Web Usability
12 4 (5.71%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Varnish
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Marketo
1 13 (18.57%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (14.29%) Twitter
3 7 (10.00%) Facebook
3 7 (10.00%) Google
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.14%) Adobe
6 4 (5.71%) Sage
7 3 (4.29%) Apple
7 3 (4.29%) arcserve
7 3 (4.29%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (4.29%) FrontRange
8 2 (2.86%) Brandwatch
8 2 (2.86%) Lotus
8 2 (2.86%) Omniture
8 2 (2.86%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Zend
9 1 (1.43%) Cognos
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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