The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Stockport 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -1.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 12.50% 7.69% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £388 - £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Social Media
Manchester

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Social Media
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL