The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 63 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% 0.20% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.55% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
243 183 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.47% 36.24% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 121 69
Median daily rate £400 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £165 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.36 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.79% -16.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £13.23 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £16.30 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Worthing - 2 - -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
1 7 (77.78%) SEO
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
1 7 (77.78%) Publishing
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) User Experience
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Web Usability
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (11.11%) Silverpop
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Silverpop
General
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
1 7 (77.78%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Designer
2 7 (77.78%) Content Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) SEO
1 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
2 5 (55.56%) Web Usability
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) IBM