Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 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
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 149 138
Rank change year-on-year +52 -11 -12
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 26 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.61% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 1.99% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 13
Median daily rate £350 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -25.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £325 £206 £197
90th Percentile £375 £350 £608
South East median daily rate £269 £381 £355
% change year-on-year -29.51% +7.39% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £13.86 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.58% -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £13.86 £19.00
% change year-on-year +44.35% -27.08% -15.56%

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 463 1,305 1,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.36% 30.58% 35.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 591 719
Median daily rate £420 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.78% -1.18%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £220
90th Percentile £608 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 80 41
Median hourly rate £20.95 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.97% +10.00% +8.23%
10th Percentile £17.75 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £47.35 £82.63 £48.75
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.36 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.49% -25.48% +68.82%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Social Media in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Social Media in Berkshire

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Social Media in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend 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 10 July 2020. 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
Newbury +9 1 - -
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Recruitment Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft