The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 56 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.30% 0.14% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.62% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £490 £275 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.18% +21.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -18.03%
Social Media
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
211 161 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.87% 23.10% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 101 77
Average daily rate £400 £395 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £11.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.41 £35.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Social Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Wiltshire region.

Social Media Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon +3 2 £490 +78.18%
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Development
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Communications
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Content Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe