Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Social Media Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media Management over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Management
England > London
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 396 592 641
Rank change year-on-year +196 +49 -41
Contract jobs citing Social Media Management 5 12 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.028% 0.029% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.033% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £415 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% +44.44% -52.63%
10th Percentile £408 £289 £213
90th Percentile £423 £390 £238
England median daily rate £415 £325 £225
% change year-on-year +27.69% +44.44% -52.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.68 - -
England median hourly rate £11.68 - -

Social Media Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,726 36,888 41,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.82% 88.84% 88.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,727 26,373 30,028
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 432 570
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £24.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +1.70% -2.49%
10th Percentile £16.05 £12.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £55.40 £53.75 £52.63
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +13.64% -12.00%

Social Media Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Social Media Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media Management in London

Social Media Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Social Media Management in London.

Daily rate trend for Social Media Management in London

Social Media Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Social Media Management in London.

Hourly rate trend for Social Media Management in London

Social Media Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Management within the London region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +126 5 £415 +27.69%
Social Media Management
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Social Media Management 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 London region with a requirement for Social Media Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Sprinklr
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Instagram
3 3 (60.00%) YouTube
3 3 (60.00%) Facebook
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter
4 2 (40.00%) German Language
4 2 (40.00%) Japanese Language
4 2 (40.00%) Content Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Hootsuite
5 1 (20.00%) Active Listening
5 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing

Social Media Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) German Language
2 2 (40.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media Executive
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Copywriting
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Content Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Active Listening
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Facebook
1 3 (60.00%) Instagram
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter
1 3 (60.00%) YouTube
2 1 (20.00%) Hootsuite