Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 19 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 90 84
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.55% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Wiltshire median daily rate - £260 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +48.57% +20.69%
South West median daily rate £388 £220 £250
% change year-on-year +76.14% -12.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 653 361 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.26% 29.25% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 236 295
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £262 £306 £189
90th Percentile £613 £595 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £30.75 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.21% +162.37% -33.01%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.50 £6.34
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.95 £13.54
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £32.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year +27.78% +24.40% -28.91%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Wiltshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Wiltshire