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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
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
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
66 77 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.29% 21.63% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 40
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.63 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.43% -65.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) FatWire
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) SCADA
2 4 (80.00%) SAP PI
2 4 (80.00%) Pega
2 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 4 (80.00%) Solvency II
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Guidewire
2 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Designer
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Max Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (80.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) FatWire
2 4 (80.00%) Guidewire
2 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Pega
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter