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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Social Media 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 0.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £456 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.88% -  
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 £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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 167 216 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 25.85% 32.83% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 137 105
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £567 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.35% +15.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £46.41 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Swindon -1 2 £456 -6.88%
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java