Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 123 110
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +19
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.02% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% +25.00% -28.28%
10th Percentile £316 £121 £170
90th Percentile £436 £544 £341
South East median daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% +50.00% +20.00%

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 553 586 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.73% 28.20% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 283 319
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £216 £250 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.12 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.00 £28.80 £36.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -30.00% +51.52%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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
High Wycombe -2 3 £380 +280.00% 1
Milton Keynes -2 1 £300 -41.46% 2
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Market Research
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (60.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Insight Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Market Research
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Meraki
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
1 1 (20.00%) Veeam
1 1 (20.00%) VMware