Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 25 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 175 206
Rank change year-on-year -3 +31 -36
Contract jobs citing Social Media 5 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.59% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 1.84% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £195
90th Percentile £605 £661 £518
England median daily rate £400 £350 £414
% change year-on-year +14.29% -15.41% +14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.07 - -
England median hourly rate £28.50 £21.35 £17.00
% change year-on-year +33.52% +25.60% -5.58%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1314 1742 1921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.96% 32.21% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1083 1243
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £563 £550 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 67 120
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.00 £9.73
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.35
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.21% +8.36%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Yorkshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Yorkshire

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Media in Yorkshire

Social Media
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -10 4 £363 -19.44% 5
South Yorkshire +14 1 £275 -50.00%
Humberside - 1 - -
Social Media
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) SFIA
2 1 (20.00%) Content Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Basecamp
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SFIA
2 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Content Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter