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 3 months to 27 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.08% -
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 £42.65 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.79% +166.56%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71 93 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 25.91% 35.91% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 39
Median daily rate £400 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +16.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £545 £855
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.92% -38.39%  
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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting

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 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management