The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 27 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.

Social Media
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.00% 1.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 3.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £255 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.02 £17.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -11.67% +47.82%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37 123 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 37.00% 35.86% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 65 40
Median daily rate £300 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £41.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +134.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Warrington

Social Media
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Blog

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree