Period
to 18 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 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
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 146 129
Rank change year-on-year +24 -17 +6
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.25% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.10% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 8
Leeds median daily rate £475 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -11.29% -52.31%
10th Percentile £436 £263 £300
90th Percentile £496 £565 £483
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +68.18% -8.33% -53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 605 639 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.23% 25.33% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 429 503
Leeds median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £277
90th Percentile £576 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 10 9
Leeds median hourly rate £20.86 £17.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.17% +23.24% -11.75%
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.49 £12.00
90th Percentile £27.69 £38.83 £26.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.38 £14.20
% change year-on-year +21.74% +1.23% -8.39%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Leeds

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (80.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wiki
3 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Password Management
3 1 (20.00%) Sprinklr
3 1 (20.00%) Crimson Hexagon
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 4 (80.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Content Designer
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Content Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Content Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Digital Content Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Digital Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Password Management
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Crimson Hexagon
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter