The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
South East / Surrey
Rank 76 95 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 9 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 0.55% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 1.41% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £300 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.02 £15.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +0.10% +30.43%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 358 496 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.16% 38.90% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 276 194
Median daily rate £403 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 58 18
Median hourly rate £18.50 £44.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.95% +31.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.69 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £57.75 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Surrey

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Surrey

Social Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Media in Surrey

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chertsey - 1 £163 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (50.00%) Facebook
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter
2 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Social Media Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Android NDK
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Content Development
3 1 (10.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Groovy
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Facebook
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Omniture
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Selligent