Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 123 145
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 -31
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 1.03% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 3.04% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 17
Leeds median daily rate £363 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -8.16% -2.00%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £239
90th Percentile £605 £735 £518
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £450 £490
% change year-on-year -19.44% -8.16% -2.00%
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 679 887 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.94% 33.88% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 563 690
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +22.61%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £275
90th Percentile £573 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.31% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 37
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.77
90th Percentile £21.58 £16.05 £42.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69% +1.72%

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

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) Content Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Basecamp
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Content Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter