Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 23 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.73% 0.23% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 0.61% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £575 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +187.50% -
10th Percentile £348 £563 £119
90th Percentile £600 £588 £400
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £575 £200
% change year-on-year -13.04% +187.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 137 163 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.41% 37.05% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 109 98
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +18.52% -
10th Percentile £131 £113 £144
90th Percentile £531 £551 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £388 £338
% change year-on-year - +14.81% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £10.88 £16.63 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.59% -14.74% +64.21%
10th Percentile £9.46 £13.00 £14.68
90th Percentile £12.19 £24.56 £27.81
Merseyside median hourly rate £10.47 £16.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year -37.02% +3.91% +18.69%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Liverpool

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Liverpool

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Liverpool over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Adaptive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Content Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Content Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Adaptive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft