The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £16.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+166.56% +45.45%
Social Media
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 37.11% 19.05% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 16
Median daily rate £358 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £215 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £433 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire