The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.02 £17.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -11.67% +47.82%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71 70 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 25.45% 29.54% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 99
Median daily rate £400 £313 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -17.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £14.53 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.50% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.96 £75.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Oxford

Social Media
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Executive
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing