The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 33 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% - 3.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% - 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £220 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £289
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +64.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
Social Media
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 70 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 32.80% 49.65% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 23
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £157 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.73 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Social Media
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Watford region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (66.67%) Channel Management
2 1 (33.33%) Infographics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) RSS
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SEO

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Channel Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Infographics
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google