The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Networking
Rank 548 494 444
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -50
Contract jobs citing Social Network 26 66 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.43% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 65
Average daily rate
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£356 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15648 15246 14483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.52% 32.21% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10151 9716 8594
Average daily rate £415 £410 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 621 777
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in England

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in England

Social Network
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Network across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Social Network Daily Rate Histogram in England

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in England

Social Network
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 19 £425 +14.86% 18
North West -2 6 £285 -8.80% 2
Yorkshire -15 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
South East - - - - 5
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Social Network
UK

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.71%) HTML
4 16 (22.86%) MySQL
5 15 (21.43%) Java
5 15 (21.43%) CSS
6 13 (18.57%) Marketing
6 13 (18.57%) jQuery
7 9 (12.86%) RESTful
7 9 (12.86%) Spring
7 9 (12.86%) Workflow
7 9 (12.86%) CMS
7 9 (12.86%) Scrum
7 9 (12.86%) PHP
8 8 (11.43%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.43%) Publishing
8 8 (11.43%) MVC
8 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
8 8 (11.43%) Social Media
8 8 (11.43%) Redis
9 7 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (10.00%) Analytics
9 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (10.00%) Visual Analytics
9 7 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (10.00%) Games
9 7 (10.00%) PDM
9 7 (10.00%) TDD
9 7 (10.00%) Data Mining

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) CMS
2 7 (10.00%) SAS
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.43%) IBM Connections
6 1 (1.43%) Captiva
6 1 (1.43%) Drupal
6 1 (1.43%) WordPress
6 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Project
3 2 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) LDAP
1 2 (2.86%) SNA
1 2 (2.86%) AMQP
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) MySQL
2 8 (11.43%) Redis
3 7 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 7 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (10.00%) OLAP
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.29%) Couchbase
6 3 (4.29%) HBase
6 3 (4.29%) Riak
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.86%) DB2
7 2 (2.86%) Base SAS
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.29%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.86%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.86%) ProtoShare
4 1 (1.43%) Robolectric
4 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Behat
4 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (18.57%) Marketing
2 8 (11.43%) Publishing
3 7 (10.00%) Games
4 4 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Arabic Language
5 2 (2.86%) French Language
5 2 (2.86%) Finance
5 2 (2.86%) iGaming
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Research Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Data Modeller
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.86%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.86%) UI Designer
8 2 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) HTML
2 15 (21.43%) CSS
3 13 (18.57%) jQuery
4 9 (12.86%) RESTful
4 9 (12.86%) Spring
5 7 (10.00%) Web Services
6 6 (8.57%) JSON
6 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
6 6 (8.57%) Symfony
6 6 (8.57%) FreeMarker
7 5 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 5 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (4.29%) HTML5
8 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.29%) JPA
8 3 (4.29%) LAMP
8 3 (4.29%) Java EE
8 3 (4.29%) Lucene
8 3 (4.29%) XHTML
9 2 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Social Media
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.14%) Open Source
4 4 (5.71%) User Experience
5 3 (4.29%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.86%) Interactive TV
6 2 (2.86%) Psychology
6 2 (2.86%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.86%) Blog
6 2 (2.86%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.86%) Online Games
6 2 (2.86%) New Media
7 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.43%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.43%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) UNIX
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.86%) Workflow
2 9 (12.86%) Scrum
3 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.43%) MVC
4 7 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 7 (10.00%) Analytics
4 7 (10.00%) Visual Analytics
4 7 (10.00%) PDM
4 7 (10.00%) TDD
4 7 (10.00%) ETL
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.57%) Email Marketing
6 5 (7.14%) User Stories
6 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.14%) SEO
6 5 (7.14%) Content Management
7 4 (5.71%) OO
7 4 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.43%) Java
3 9 (12.86%) PHP
4 8 (11.43%) SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.86%) PHP5
6 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) HDFS
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Google
3 3 (4.29%) Facebook
3 3 (4.29%) Twitter
3 3 (4.29%) Sybase
4 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.43%) Zend
5 1 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
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