Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 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
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 97 117
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20 -2
Contract jobs citing Social Media 21 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.89% 0.56% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 32
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £313 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -51.92% +62.50%
10th Percentile £181 £295 £356
90th Percentile £477 £501 £700
South East median daily rate £318 £306 £400
% change year-on-year +3.67% -23.44% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +71.43% +40.00% +25.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 540 533 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.88% 31.48% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 282 372
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £232 £251
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +6.40% -6.02%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.74 £9.47
90th Percentile £50.50 £39.25 £31.05
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £22.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year -3.41% +15.61% +11.94%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 10 December 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 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -15 18 £444 +9.23% 3
High Wycombe -8 2 £195 -37.60%
Buckingham - 1 £203 -
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 14 (66.67%) Marketing
2 12 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) WordPress
4 8 (38.10%) Social Media Marketing
4 8 (38.10%) Hedge funds
4 8 (38.10%) Brand Awareness
4 8 (38.10%) Financial Institution
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
8 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (14.29%) B2B
8 3 (14.29%) Intranet
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) SAP
8 3 (14.29%) Electronics
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) Programme Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) WordPress
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 14 (66.67%) Marketing
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Brand Awareness
3 8 (38.10%) Financial Institution
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Communications Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
2 1 (4.76%) Developer
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Hedge funds
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) New Media
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Social Media Marketing
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (14.29%) B2B
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) B2C
7 2 (9.52%) Content Management
7 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Statistics
8 1 (4.76%) Product Management
8 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com