The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 25 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.49% 1.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.05% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £213 - -
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 - £16.00

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 Middlesex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19 64 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 21.35% 36.99% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 29
Median daily rate £361 £396 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% +18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £282 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £528 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £23.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +90.98%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (25.00%) Sysomos
3 1 (25.00%) Radian6
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BlueKai
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Sprinklr
3 1 (25.00%) Brandwatch
3 1 (25.00%) NetBase
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Brand Management
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (25.00%) Radian6
1 1 (25.00%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) BlueKai
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Brand Management
1 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Brandwatch
1 1 (25.00%) NetBase
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sysomos