Period
to 21 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 21 May 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 124 114
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.52% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £340 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.81% +61.06%
South East median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.61 £19.00 £13.13
% change year-on-year -23.11% +44.76% -12.50%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 448 528 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 30.27% 25.34% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 306 288
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £206 £208 £215
90th Percentile £560 £550 £544
South East median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 19 17
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £13.72 £10.70 £11.06
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.15 £32.55
South East median hourly rate £18.35 £26.44 £16.50
% change year-on-year -30.60% +60.21% -28.26%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Buckinghamshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Buckinghamshire

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in Buckinghamshire