Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 24 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 360 364
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -96
Contract jobs citing Social Media 290 276 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 1.67% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 181 196
London median daily rate £400 £330 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -20.24% +3.44%
10th Percentile £204 £200 £160
90th Percentile £538 £538 £594
England median daily rate £400 £350 £415
% change year-on-year +14.29% -15.66% +15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 9
London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £22.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -10.53% +5.20%
10th Percentile £18.53 £10.00 £18.30
90th Percentile £44.35 £39.50 £26.00
England median hourly rate £28.50 £21.35 £17.00
% change year-on-year +33.52% +25.56% -5.56%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18414 16566 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.10% 36.73% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13189 11739 12310
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 256 302
London median hourly rate £21.40 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.80 £50.00 £47.28
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in London

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in London

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in London

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in London

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Social Media in London

Social Media
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +23 56 £348 +32.38% 17
East London +2 17 £500 +33.33% 1
West London -9 11 £375 -16.67% 5
North London -11 2 £228 +1.11%
Social Media
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 112 (38.62%) Marketing
2 108 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (28.62%) Analytics
4 56 (19.31%) Content Management
5 53 (18.28%) Finance
6 51 (17.59%) HTML
7 48 (16.55%) Adobe
8 47 (16.21%) Java
9 40 (13.79%) Web Services
10 39 (13.45%) JavaScript
10 39 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (13.45%) Mobile App
11 37 (12.76%) User Experience
11 37 (12.76%) CSS
12 36 (12.41%) JIRA
13 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
14 34 (11.72%) CMS
15 33 (11.38%) DevOps
16 32 (11.03%) ERP
16 32 (11.03%) E-Commerce
16 32 (11.03%) Scrum
17 31 (10.69%) JUnit
17 31 (10.69%) RESTful
17 31 (10.69%) Mockito
18 30 (10.34%) Jenkins
18 30 (10.34%) SOA
18 30 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (10.34%) TDD
18 30 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
19 29 (10.00%) Degree

Social Media
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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (11.72%) CMS
2 28 (9.66%) Confluence
3 26 (8.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 26 (8.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (4.48%) Apache
5 12 (4.14%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.41%) WordPress
7 5 (1.72%) Drupal
7 5 (1.72%) Kentico
7 5 (1.72%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.38%) IIS
9 2 (0.69%) nginx
10 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.34%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (5.86%) Photoshop
3 13 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (2.41%) InDesign
7 6 (2.07%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (1.72%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
9 4 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (1.38%) InVision
10 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (8.62%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.38%) Sprinklr
5 3 (1.03%) Radian6
5 3 (1.03%) Social Studio
6 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.59%) Google Analytics
2 16 (5.52%) Office 365
3 9 (3.10%) npm
4 8 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (1.72%) AdWords
6 5 (1.72%) GitHub
6 5 (1.72%) SaaS
6 5 (1.72%) Serverless
6 5 (1.72%) Yammer
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.38%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.38%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (1.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 3 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.69%) IaaS
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.52%) Internet
2 7 (2.41%) Intranet
3 4 (1.38%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.03%) CTI
4 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.69%) Junos
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) Skype
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) Broadband
6 1 (0.34%) LTE
6 1 (0.34%) NAS
6 1 (0.34%) SMS
6 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.62%) Endeca
2 6 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (1.72%) Big Data
3 5 (1.72%) Neo4j
4 4 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.03%) MySQL
5 3 (1.03%) Redis
6 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.34%) DB2
7 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (12.41%) JIRA
2 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.69%) JUnit
3 31 (10.69%) Mockito
4 30 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 25 (8.62%) Gradle
5 25 (8.62%) Selenium
5 25 (8.62%) Spock
6 9 (3.10%) gulp
7 7 (2.41%) Grunt
8 6 (2.07%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.07%) webpack
9 5 (1.72%) GitLab
10 4 (1.38%) Axure RP
10 4 (1.38%) Babel
10 4 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.34%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.34%) PEAR
11 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 112 (38.62%) Marketing
2 53 (18.28%) Finance
3 26 (8.97%) Advertising
4 13 (4.48%) Legal
4 13 (4.48%) Publishing
5 12 (4.14%) Banking
6 10 (3.45%) Retail
7 8 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.41%) Games
9 4 (1.38%) German Language
10 3 (1.03%) French Language
10 3 (1.03%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.69%) Electronics
11 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
11 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (26.21%) Developer
2 35 (12.07%) Designer
3 25 (8.62%) Analyst
3 25 (8.62%) Oracle Developer
4 17 (5.86%) Business Analyst
5 14 (4.83%) Architect
6 13 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (4.14%) Consultant
7 12 (4.14%) Marketing Manager
7 12 (4.14%) Social Media Manager
7 12 (4.14%) UX Designer
8 11 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (3.45%) Digital Designer
10 9 (3.10%) DevOps Architect
11 8 (2.76%) Content Designer
11 8 (2.76%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.41%) Communications Manager
12 7 (2.41%) Product Manager
13 6 (2.07%) HTML Developer
13 6 (2.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.59%) HTML
2 40 (13.79%) Web Services
3 37 (12.76%) CSS
4 31 (10.69%) RESTful
5 26 (8.97%) J2EE
6 25 (8.62%) Spring
7 18 (6.21%) HTML5
8 15 (5.17%) CSS3
9 14 (4.83%) React
9 14 (4.83%) Sass
10 12 (4.14%) Node.js
11 11 (3.79%) jQuery
12 10 (3.45%) XML
13 9 (3.10%) REST
14 8 (2.76%) Apache Cordova
15 7 (2.41%) .NET
15 7 (2.41%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.41%) Redux
16 6 (2.07%) Backbone.js
16 6 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.45%) Mobile App
2 37 (12.76%) User Experience
3 27 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (8.62%) iPad
5 15 (5.17%) FMCG
6 14 (4.83%) Graphic Design
6 14 (4.83%) Virtual Team
7 11 (3.79%) Fintech
8 10 (3.45%) Blog
8 10 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.45%) Digital Media
9 6 (2.07%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.38%) Motion Graphics
10 4 (1.38%) Photography
10 4 (1.38%) Social Network
11 3 (1.03%) IVR
11 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.86%) Android
2 11 (3.79%) Linux
3 10 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.69%) Unix
4 2 (0.69%) Windows
4 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.24%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.62%) Analytics
3 56 (19.31%) Content Management
4 39 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (11.38%) DevOps
6 32 (11.03%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.03%) ERP
6 32 (11.03%) Scrum
7 30 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (10.34%) SOA
7 30 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (10.34%) TDD
8 28 (9.66%) BDD
9 26 (8.97%) Microservices
10 24 (8.28%) SEO
11 21 (7.24%) CRM
11 21 (7.24%) Web Development
12 16 (5.52%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (5.52%) Project Management
12 16 (5.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.21%) Java
2 39 (13.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (4.14%) PHP
4 10 (3.45%) ES6
5 9 (3.10%) SQL
6 6 (2.07%) C#
7 5 (1.72%) Apple Swift
7 5 (1.72%) Objective-C
7 5 (1.72%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.03%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) C
9 2 (0.69%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.69%) R
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
10 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (10.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.69%) APMP
3 2 (0.69%) CCNA
3 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.69%) CWNA
3 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.69%) PMP
4 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) GCP
2 1 (0.34%) GDPR
2 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (8.62%) Ansible
2 5 (1.72%) Puppet
2 5 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.38%) Packer
3 4 (1.38%) Terraform
4 2 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 48 (16.55%) Adobe
2 28 (9.66%) Google
3 27 (9.31%) Facebook
4 26 (8.97%) Oracle
5 25 (8.62%) ATG
5 25 (8.62%) Microsoft
6 20 (6.90%) Twitter
7 14 (4.83%) SAP
8 8 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.72%) Tableau
10 4 (1.38%) Apple
10 4 (1.38%) New Relic
11 3 (1.03%) Cadence
11 3 (1.03%) Conga
11 3 (1.03%) DocuSign
11 3 (1.03%) Informatica
11 3 (1.03%) Pardot
11 3 (1.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 3 (1.03%) Workday
12 2 (0.69%) Juniper