Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Social Media Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 96 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.068% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.075% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Reading median daily rate - - £288
Berkshire median daily rate - - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1189 1331 1803
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.25% 90.42% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 711 1076
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £228 £219
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 78 124
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -31.55% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.75 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%

Social Media Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Social Media Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media Manager in Reading

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Social Media Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Brand Management
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Channel Management
1 2 (100.00%) Sprinklr
1 2 (100.00%) Social Listening

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Sprinklr
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Brand Management
1 2 (100.00%) Channel Management
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Social Listening
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter