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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 201 204 194
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Social Media 53 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 1.20% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 8
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£445 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £371 £263
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +41.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £18.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -6.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £11.71 £14.94
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -21.58%
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
2582 2243 1737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.96% 26.62% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1177 808
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 136 174
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +7 19 £550 +30.95% 9
East Sussex - 10 £448 - 2
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £250 -47.36% 4
Kent -5 6 £350 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £300 - 2
Surrey -2 2 £402 -15.49% 4
Hampshire -21 2 £500 +33.33% 6
Oxfordshire -17 1 - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 57 (57.00%) Marketing
2 25 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 24 (24.00%) HTML
4 22 (22.00%) Analytics
5 18 (18.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (17.00%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (17.00%) HTML5
7 16 (16.00%) .NET
7 16 (16.00%) CSS
8 15 (15.00%) CMS
8 15 (15.00%) Online Marketing
8 15 (15.00%) jQuery
9 14 (14.00%) Mobile App
9 14 (14.00%) Advertising
10 12 (12.00%) Project Management
10 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.00%) Google
11 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.00%) Google Analytics
12 10 (10.00%) SEO
12 10 (10.00%) Web Services
12 10 (10.00%) C#
13 9 (9.00%) CRM
13 9 (9.00%) B2B
13 9 (9.00%) Omniture
13 9 (9.00%) Twitter
14 8 (8.00%) User Experience
14 8 (8.00%) Blog
14 8 (8.00%) WCF
14 8 (8.00%) Node.js

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (15.00%) CMS
2 8 (8.00%) Node.js
3 5 (5.00%) Drupal
4 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) Documentum
5 3 (3.00%) FileNet
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Confluence
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) Radian6
2 1 (1.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Intranet
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Extranet
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.00%) SMS
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 57 (57.00%) Marketing
2 14 (14.00%) Advertising
3 4 (4.00%) Publishing
3 4 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
3 4 (4.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Finance
5 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) French Language
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Developer
2 14 (14.00%) Analyst
3 8 (8.00%) Coordinator
3 8 (8.00%) Architect
3 8 (8.00%) Marketing Manager
3 8 (8.00%) Web Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (6.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.00%) CRM Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Designer
8 3 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Social Media Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) HTML
2 17 (17.00%) HTML5
3 16 (16.00%) .NET
3 16 (16.00%) CSS
4 15 (15.00%) jQuery
5 10 (10.00%) Web Services
6 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.00%) WCF
7 7 (7.00%) REST
7 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (6.00%) CSS3
8 6 (6.00%) Laravel
8 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.00%) XML
9 5 (5.00%) Ajax
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.00%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) User Experience
3 8 (8.00%) Blog
4 5 (5.00%) Open Source
5 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.00%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.00%) Social Network
6 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.00%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
1 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 22 (22.00%) Analytics
3 17 (17.00%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (15.00%) Online Marketing
5 12 (12.00%) Project Management
6 10 (10.00%) SEO
7 9 (9.00%) CRM
7 9 (9.00%) B2B
8 7 (7.00%) Web Analytics
8 7 (7.00%) Content Management
9 6 (6.00%) Pay per click
10 5 (5.00%) MVC
10 5 (5.00%) Email Marketing
10 5 (5.00%) Time Management
10 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.00%) Campaign Management
11 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.00%) B2C
11 4 (4.00%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.00%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.00%) C#
3 6 (6.00%) PHP
4 5 (5.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.00%) XAML
7 1 (1.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) CIPD
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) PMP
3 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Puppet
1 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (12.00%) Google
2 9 (9.00%) Omniture
2 9 (9.00%) Twitter
3 7 (7.00%) Facebook
4 6 (6.00%) Adobe
5 5 (5.00%) VMware
5 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (4.00%) Citrix
6 4 (4.00%) Lotus
7 3 (3.00%) Vignette
8 2 (2.00%) Sencha
8 2 (2.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.00%) hybris
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco
9 1 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) Cognizant
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