The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 97 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Social Media 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.55% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £10.93 £14.94
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -26.86%
Social Media
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
428 387 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.39% 25.48% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 235 199
Average daily rate £350 £327 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.19% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 38
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.65 £16.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.93% -18.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 6 £575 +76.92% 6
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Social Media
Yorkshire

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) WFM
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) HTML

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Sub Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Content Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) WFM
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
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