Period
to 21 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Social Media
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 133 143
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Social Media 31 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.74% 0.91% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 2.54% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% -17.33% +48.37%
10th Percentile £90 £139 £184
90th Percentile £430 £631 £416
South East median daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £98.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.23% -63.78% +553.33%
10th Percentile £13.67 £31.25 £33.80
90th Percentile £46.52 £37.75 £171.00
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £38.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -10.53% +80.95% +40.00%

Social Media is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,391 1,417 1,201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.14% 35.65% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 682 570
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £424 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +3.67% +2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £217
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 50 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -20.00% -18.92%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.55 £55.20
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £24.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -24.62% +42.14% -27.08%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 9 £90 -70.97% 7
Bracknell -6 7 - -
Newbury - 3 - - 1
Maidenhead +6 2 £300 -27.27% 1
Wokingham -4 2 £293 - 1
Windsor - 1 £438 - 2
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Marketing
3 8 (25.81%) SEO
3 8 (25.81%) Google
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (22.58%) Drupal
4 7 (22.58%) CMS
4 7 (22.58%) PMP
4 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
4 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (19.35%) B2C
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
6 5 (16.13%) Flash

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (22.58%) CMS
1 7 (22.58%) Drupal
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Trello
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Apigee
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Slack
3 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.23%) InfluxDB
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.23%) Redis
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
2 1 (3.23%) Robot Framework
2 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
1 10 (32.26%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Communications Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Relationship Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Communications Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Communications Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Coordinator
5 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Junior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) Flash
4 2 (6.45%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) Jinja
5 1 (3.23%) Kafka
5 1 (3.23%) Node.js
5 1 (3.23%) React
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Photography
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) SEO
4 7 (22.58%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) B2C
6 5 (16.13%) B2B
6 5 (16.13%) Business Development
6 5 (16.13%) Email Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) Financial Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) E-business
7 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
1 7 (22.58%) PMP
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) MBA
4 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
1 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Grafana
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Google
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Facebook
4 1 (3.23%) Mirantis
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat