The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -18.03%
Social Media
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.73% 23.29% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 47
Median daily rate £500 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Social Media
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Facebook
2 3 (60.00%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) Android

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Facebook Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Games Developer
2 3 (60.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SEO
1 3 (60.00%) Social Media Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Facebook