The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Networking
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing Social Network 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
Social Network
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
781 761 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.46% 30.29% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 378 287
Average daily rate £383 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 12 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.58 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.15 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Network across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Social Network across the Berkshire region.

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Social Network across the Berkshire region.

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Social Network
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Social Network also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Network.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Advertising
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) InDesign
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Social Network also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Social Network. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (60.00%) InDesign
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Advertising
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Copywriter
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft