The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.07% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £10.93
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +5.26%
Social Media
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
178 119 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.79% 22.88% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 87 56
Average daily rate £325 £367 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.88 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.12% +30.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Social Media across the South Wales region.

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the South Wales region.

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff - 6 £325 -
Social Media
Wales

Social Media
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) comScore
3 3 (50.00%) Facebook
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 1 (16.67%) Online Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) comScore
2 3 (50.00%) Facebook
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter