The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Networking
London / City of London
Rank 154 152 190
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +38
Contract jobs citing Social Network 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.031% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £259
% change year-on-year
- +25.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1052 1221 1926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.50% 38.19% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 943 1501
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 33
Median hourly rate £20.38 £17.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £24.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Social Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Social Network 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 City of London region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HBase
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) SPSS
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Dropwizard
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) FreeMarker
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau