The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 62 74 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 22.55% 26.06% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 76
Median daily rate £400 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -8.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £11.93 £19.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.82% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management