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 3 months to 23 April 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 79 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 0.19% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 0.63% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £419 £185 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +126.35% -36.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £185 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £185 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £380 £350
% change year-on-year -15.13% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.78 £19.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year -6.42% +61.70%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 337 319 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.38% 29.79% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 168 190
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.05 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.17% +29.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £14.12 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £36.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +29.72%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £513 -
Princes Risborough - 1 £155 -
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Power BI
3 2 (28.57%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) A/B Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Training Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Content Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) A/B Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Google