The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 70
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.46% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.02 £15.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +0.10% +30.43%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 199 274 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 24.51% 30.01% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 199 113
Median daily rate £375 £365 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £442 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £11.16 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.24% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.70 £24.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £41.80 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Social Media as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Bristol

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Bristol

Social Media
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Infographics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Content Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Infographics
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared