The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 24
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 4.13% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.11% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £396 -
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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 61 45 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 46.21% 37.19% 58.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 40
Median daily rate £575 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.79% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £369 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
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 Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Canary Wharf

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in Canary Wharf

Social Media
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe