The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 June 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.82% - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.82% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -8.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £16.00

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71 102 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 29.22% 24.76% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 58 46
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £30.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Coventry

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Psychology
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Usability Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Kanban
3 5 (71.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (71.43%) Axure RP
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (71.43%) Cognitive Psychology
4 4 (57.14%) Business Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Axure RP
1 5 (71.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) User Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cognitive Psychology
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Psychology
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Usability Testing
3 4 (57.14%) BPR
3 4 (57.14%) Business Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe