The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wiltshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 65 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.58% - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.60% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £223 - £653
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 - £643
10% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £231 £273
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-47.05% +13.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
111 110 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.02% 24.12% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 73 61
Average daily rate £375 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 19
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Social Media
South West

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
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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 3 £223 -
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (80.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) WebTrends
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Omniture
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (60.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) WebTrends
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Producer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SEO
1 3 (60.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Omniture
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter