Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 89 146
Rank change year-on-year +2 +57 -60
Contract jobs citing Social Media 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.73% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.55% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £675 £443 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.54% +38.28% -36.00%
10th Percentile £313 £335 £229
90th Percentile £713 £560 £594
North East median daily rate £675 £443 £323
% change year-on-year +52.54% +37.21% -34.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 323 361 870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.51% 38.86% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 259 613
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +6.21% -9.38%
10th Percentile £290 £285 £263
90th Percentile £590 £588 £525
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.81% -9.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 41
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £10.30 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.64% -63.21% +7.69%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £28.28 £31.20 £42.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% -48.21% +33.33%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 7 £675 +52.54% 1
Social Media
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) SFIA
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Domain Models
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Content Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
3 3 (42.86%) SFIA
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Domain Models
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle