The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 180 223 213
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -10
Contract jobs citing Social Media 60 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 0.65% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 18
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £325 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £325 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £26.88 £15.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.06% +68.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £29.38 £14.40
% change year-on-year
-62.55% +103.99%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2017 1704 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.98% 20.14% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 848 853
Average daily rate £350 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 127 172
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Social Media
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 30 £350 - 10
Surrey 0 8 £275 - 9
Hampshire -4 8 £325 - 9
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £403 - 6
Oxfordshire - 4 £288 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £275 - 5
Kent - 2 £125 - 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 60 (62.50%) Marketing
2 26 (27.08%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (26.04%) CRM
4 22 (22.92%) HTML
4 22 (22.92%) E-Commerce
5 19 (19.79%) Analytics
6 18 (18.75%) Degree
6 18 (18.75%) Finance
7 17 (17.71%) Project Management
7 17 (17.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (16.67%) CMS
9 15 (15.63%) SEO
9 15 (15.63%) Content Management
10 12 (12.50%) Web Analytics
10 12 (12.50%) Google
11 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
11 11 (11.46%) Google Analytics
11 11 (11.46%) Email Marketing
12 9 (9.38%) Retail
12 9 (9.38%) Blog
13 8 (8.33%) Drupal
13 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (8.33%) Oracle
13 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
13 8 (8.33%) CSS
14 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
14 7 (7.29%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 16 (16.67%) CMS
2 8 (8.33%) Drupal
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.13%) Magnolia
5 2 (2.08%) WordPress
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.04%) Lync
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
3 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) MS Office
5 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Google Analytics
2 7 (7.29%) WebTrends
2 7 (7.29%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.08%) Office 365
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
1 2 (2.08%) Force.com
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.13%) MySQL
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) Big Data
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.08%) QlikView
4 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (62.50%) Marketing
2 18 (18.75%) Finance
3 17 (17.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (9.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.17%) French Language
6 3 (3.13%) Publishing
6 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 3 (3.13%) Dutch Language
7 2 (2.08%) German Language
7 2 (2.08%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.08%) Automotive
7 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.08%) Front Office
7 2 (2.08%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.08%) Banking
7 2 (2.08%) Local Government
8 1 (1.04%) Billing
8 1 (1.04%) Games
8 1 (1.04%) Electronics
8 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Analyst
2 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Social Media Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Designer
7 4 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Change Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Relationships Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (3.13%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 2 (2.08%) Content Manager
9 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 2 (2.08%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.92%) HTML
2 8 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (5.21%) ATL
3 5 (5.21%) Web Services
3 5 (5.21%) HTML5
4 4 (4.17%) Flash
4 4 (4.17%) .NET
5 3 (3.13%) jQuery
5 3 (3.13%) CSS3
6 2 (2.08%) REST
6 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.08%) Mason
6 2 (2.08%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.08%) WCF
6 2 (2.08%) WPF
6 2 (2.08%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.08%) Ajax
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.38%) Blog
3 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.21%) EPoS
4 5 (5.21%) FMCG
5 4 (4.17%) Open Source
5 4 (4.17%) Copywriting
6 3 (3.13%) Social Network
6 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) IVR
7 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.04%) Wiki
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Digital Marketing
2 25 (26.04%) CRM
3 22 (22.92%) E-Commerce
4 19 (19.79%) Analytics
5 17 (17.71%) Project Management
6 15 (15.63%) SEO
6 15 (15.63%) Content Management
7 12 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.46%) Email Marketing
9 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.29%) B2C
10 7 (7.29%) Online Marketing
10 7 (7.29%) Social Media Marketing
10 7 (7.29%) Campaign Management
11 6 (6.25%) B2B
12 5 (5.21%) Customer Analytics
13 4 (4.17%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
1 7 (7.29%) PHP
2 6 (6.25%) Java
3 4 (4.17%) C#
4 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.08%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB
3 3 (3.13%) PMP
3 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.08%) APMP
4 2 (2.08%) CIPD
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Google
2 8 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Hitwise
3 5 (5.21%) Facebook
3 5 (5.21%) Twitter
4 4 (4.17%) Adobe
5 3 (3.13%) Lotus
6 2 (2.08%) Marketo
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) Cognos
6 2 (2.08%) Siebel
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Omniture
Oxfordshire
Salt
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Rate: From £8 to £14 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15.00 - £20.00 per hour + Please quote
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago