The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 105 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -2
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.33% 0.96% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 2.86% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £453 £490 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +0.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £475 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £513 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.23 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+114.83% -14.28%
Social Media
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
496 245 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.09% 33.70% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 150 172
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 18
Median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £16.07 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.05 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 4 £453 -7.65%
Social Media
North East

Social Media
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing