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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Networking
London / City of London
Rank 153 146 189
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +43
Contract jobs citing Social Network 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.033% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.081% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 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 £285
% change year-on-year
- +14.03%
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
1116 1235 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.08% 40.45% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 939 1559
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 28
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 19 January 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) FreeMarker
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) HBase

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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
1 1 (33.33%) FreeMarker
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) R
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alteryx
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau