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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 114 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Social Media 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.00% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£288 £375 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £375 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £362 £294
% change year-on-year
-17.08% +23.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.06% -49.70%
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
689 601 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.99% 26.94% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 344 299
Average daily rate £345 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 36
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £12.51 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Media across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
North Yorkshire - 4 £288 - 2
West Yorkshire -11 3 - - 10
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Humberside - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Online Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Intranet
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 2 (15.38%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) WFM
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (7.69%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Web Content Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Content Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Online Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
2 2 (15.38%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) WFM
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
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