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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 191 192 220
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +28
Contract jobs citing Social Media 63 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 1.98% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £161 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £273 £230
% change year-on-year
+30.27% +18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.72% -21.81%
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
2785 2427 2080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.85% 27.11% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1306 1000
Average daily rate £375 £345 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 152 138
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -9.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -8 18 £225 -22.07% 3
West Sussex -7 12 £388 +40.90% 10
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £283 -9.60% 3
Surrey 0 7 £450 -0.27% 6
Oxfordshire -18 7 £325 -10.34% 3
Hampshire 0 6 £500 +46.52% 4
Kent +6 4 - - 3
M4 Corridor - 1 £248 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (45.30%) Marketing
2 27 (23.08%) HTML
3 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.66%) Analytics
5 22 (18.80%) E-Commerce
6 20 (17.09%) CMS
7 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (15.38%) HTML5
9 17 (14.53%) CSS
10 16 (13.68%) CRM
11 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (12.82%) User Experience
11 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
12 14 (11.97%) Advertising
12 14 (11.97%) .NET
12 14 (11.97%) REST
12 14 (11.97%) Facebook
12 14 (11.97%) Twitter
12 14 (11.97%) Online Marketing
12 14 (11.97%) jQuery
12 14 (11.97%) Content Management
13 12 (10.26%) Retail
13 12 (10.26%) Digital Media
14 11 (9.40%) Degree
14 11 (9.40%) Web Services
14 11 (9.40%) SEO
15 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.55%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (17.09%) CMS
2 7 (5.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.13%) Node.js
4 5 (4.27%) WordPress
5 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.71%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.85%) Documentum
7 1 (0.85%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.27%) SaaS
3 4 (3.42%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Intranet
2 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 4 (3.42%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (1.71%) SMS
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.85%) Broadband
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Big Data
4 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.71%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 53 (45.30%) Marketing
2 14 (11.97%) Advertising
3 12 (10.26%) Retail
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Finance
5 4 (3.42%) Games
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.85%) French Language
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Developer
2 16 (13.68%) Analyst
3 12 (10.26%) Marketing Manager
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
4 10 (8.55%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (5.98%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 6 (5.13%) Digital Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Data Scientist
7 5 (4.27%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.42%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.42%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Designer
8 4 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.08%) HTML
2 18 (15.38%) HTML5
3 17 (14.53%) CSS
4 14 (11.97%) .NET
4 14 (11.97%) REST
4 14 (11.97%) jQuery
5 11 (9.40%) Web Services
6 10 (8.55%) JSON
7 8 (6.84%) WCF
8 6 (5.13%) XML
8 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.13%) Laravel
8 6 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.42%) OpenGL
10 4 (3.42%) ADO.NET
10 4 (3.42%) SAML
10 4 (3.42%) OAuth
10 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.82%) User Experience
2 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.26%) Digital Media
4 9 (7.69%) Open Source
5 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.56%) Blog
6 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.71%) Physics
7 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) Social Network
7 2 (1.71%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) Cybernetics
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) EPoS
8 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) Android
1 5 (4.27%) Linux
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.66%) Analytics
2 22 (18.80%) E-Commerce
3 18 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (13.68%) CRM
5 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.97%) Online Marketing
6 14 (11.97%) Content Management
7 11 (9.40%) SEO
8 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.55%) Web Analytics
9 9 (7.69%) Project Management
10 8 (6.84%) B2B
10 8 (6.84%) Pay per click
11 7 (5.98%) Search Engine Marketing
12 6 (5.13%) MVC
12 6 (5.13%) Telemarketing
13 5 (4.27%) Asset Management
13 5 (4.27%) TOGAF
13 5 (4.27%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (8.55%) PHP
2 10 (8.55%) C#
3 8 (6.84%) SQL
4 7 (5.98%) R
4 7 (5.98%) Python
4 7 (5.98%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) PHP5
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) Java
6 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) PhD
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
1 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.97%) Facebook
2 14 (11.97%) Twitter
3 9 (7.69%) VMware
4 8 (6.84%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.84%) Google
5 6 (5.13%) Adobe
6 5 (4.27%) Citrix
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco
7 4 (3.42%) Omniture
8 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.71%) Lotus
9 2 (1.71%) Pega
10 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.85%) Hitwise
10 1 (0.85%) Informatica
10 1 (0.85%) HP
10 1 (0.85%) Dell
10 1 (0.85%) Vignette
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