The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 120 146 118
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Contract jobs citing Social Media 21 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 0.35% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 2
Median daily rate £513 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £350 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
880 864 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.56% 29.31% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 573 415
Median daily rate £418 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.88 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £40.00 £29.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Social Media Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Social Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Media across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Social Media Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
West Yorkshire +8 18 £600 +71.42% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Open Source
3 10 (43.48%) User Experience
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Scala
5 8 (34.78%) HTML5
5 8 (34.78%) RESTful
6 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
6 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (30.43%) JSON
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Python
7 6 (26.09%) JIRA
7 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
7 6 (26.09%) Ruby
7 6 (26.09%) Spring
7 6 (26.09%) Play Framework
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) Puppet
7 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
7 6 (26.09%) Microservices
7 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
7 6 (26.09%) Twitter
7 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
7 6 (26.09%) Confluence
7 6 (26.09%) Django
7 6 (26.09%) Selenium
8 5 (21.74%) Kanban

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) InDesign
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Architect
2 9 (39.13%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Principal Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
2 8 (34.78%) RESTful
3 7 (30.43%) JSON
4 6 (26.09%) Django
4 6 (26.09%) Play Framework
4 6 (26.09%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) Node.js
8 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) e-Learning
2 4 (17.39%) Video Editing
3 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Learning Management System
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Tandem
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Open Source
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Microservices
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) SEO
7 3 (13.04%) SFIA
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Industrial Design
8 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Scala
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (26.09%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) StatsD
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Twitter
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
3 4 (17.39%) Apple
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Facebook
6 1 (4.35%) Apigee
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Mashery
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Tableau
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata