The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - 41 41
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.88% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.80% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.51% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £66.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
Social Media
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 79 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.54% 23.17% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 102
Median daily rate £420 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £14.35 £20.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.42% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Southampton