Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Social Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Studio over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the 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.

Salesforce.com Social Studio
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 843 876 846
Rank change year-on-year +33 -30 -
Contract jobs citing Social Studio 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.10% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
UK median daily rate £375 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -13.89% -
10th Percentile £317 £369 £425
90th Percentile £458 £553 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £388 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% -13.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Social Studio is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,963 6,652 7,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.57% 6.66% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,591 3,877 4,238
UK median daily rate £488 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £669 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.17% +2.86% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 96 108
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £27.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -16.54% +20.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £14.63
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £58.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £34.50
% change year-on-year +59.42% -36.36% +20.00%

Social Studio
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Social Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Social Studio in the UK

Social Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Studio in the UK

Social Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Studio over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Studio in the UK

Social Studio
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Studio within the UK over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. 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
England +46 6 £375 -3.23%
London +29 4 £413 -36.54%
UK excluding London +8 2 £310 -20.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £310 -

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Social Studio 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 with a requirement for Social Studio.

1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (66.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) Velocity
3 3 (50.00%) Case Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Personalization
5 1 (16.67%) Campaign Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (16.67%) Snapchat
5 1 (16.67%) Deadline-Driven
5 1 (16.67%) Instagram
5 1 (16.67%) YouTube
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Banking
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

Social Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce Solution Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Communications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Campaign Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Integrated Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Brandwatch
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Instagram
2 1 (16.67%) Jitterbit
2 1 (16.67%) Marketo
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Snapchat
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) YouTube