Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 66
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.20% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.76% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 25
Southampton median daily rate - - £650
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £575 £650
% change year-on-year -23.48% -11.54% +109.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Southampton median hourly rate - - £66.75
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £66.75

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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 106 132 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 22.65% 25.93% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 93 126
Southampton median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £111 £263 £225
90th Percentile £564 £588 £516
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Southampton median hourly rate £32.12 £13.30 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.58% -52.52% +63.65%
10th Percentile £18.30 £11.51 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.70 £23.63 £49.08
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £24.85
% change year-on-year +3.23% +55.94% +12.95%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Southampton

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Southampton