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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Networking
Rank 552 504 503
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -1
Contract jobs citing Social Network 34 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 36
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £488 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
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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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -33 18 £450 - 31
South East -13 7 £508 -11.73% 10
North West -14 4 £300 +10.09% 2
East Midlands -4 3 £250 +138.09% 1
North East - 1 £255 - 2
South West - 1 £350 - 6
Social Network
UK

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (35.71%) HTML
2 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.79%) CSS
5 13 (23.21%) Finance
5 13 (23.21%) Facebook
6 12 (21.43%) Twitter
6 12 (21.43%) Java
6 12 (21.43%) TDD
7 11 (19.64%) Node.js
7 11 (19.64%) Android
8 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
8 10 (17.86%) Web Services
9 9 (16.07%) Marketing
9 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
10 8 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (14.29%) HTML5
10 8 (14.29%) jQuery
10 8 (14.29%) .NET
11 7 (12.50%) C#
11 7 (12.50%) Retail
11 7 (12.50%) Content Management
11 7 (12.50%) Social Media
11 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
11 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (12.50%) User Experience
12 6 (10.71%) Android Development
12 6 (10.71%) Redis
12 6 (10.71%) RESTful
12 6 (10.71%) Scrum

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (19.64%) Node.js
2 8 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.79%) Confluence
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.36%) InDesign
2 3 (5.36%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) SNA
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.71%) Redis
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Impala
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.57%) Big Data
5 2 (3.57%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Maven
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.36%) Mocha
2 2 (3.57%) NUnit
2 2 (3.57%) MSTest
2 2 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.57%) Moq
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Marketing
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 6 (10.71%) Advertising
5 5 (8.93%) Legal
6 4 (7.14%) Publishing
6 4 (7.14%) Games
6 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.36%) Law
8 2 (3.57%) Banking
9 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 6 (10.71%) Junior
2 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (10.71%) Designer
3 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Android Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) UI Designer
5 3 (5.36%) UI Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior UI Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.36%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.57%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Scala Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) HTML
2 15 (26.79%) CSS
3 10 (17.86%) Web Services
4 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) HTML5
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.71%) RESTful
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.71%) Spring
7 5 (8.93%) Lucene
7 5 (8.93%) XML
7 5 (8.93%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) Backbone.js
8 3 (5.36%) FreeMarker
8 3 (5.36%) JPA
8 3 (5.36%) WCF
8 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.36%) Java EE
9 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) Social Media
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.79%) iPhone
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.79%) Interactive TV
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.79%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
4 1 (1.79%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Android
2 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) UNIX
5 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) TDD
3 7 (12.50%) Content Management
4 6 (10.71%) Scrum
4 6 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (10.71%) Android Development
5 5 (8.93%) Open Source
5 5 (8.93%) MVC
6 4 (7.14%) Workflow
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) Parallel Processing
8 2 (3.57%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) Scala
6 2 (3.57%) Spark SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Facebook
2 12 (21.43%) Twitter
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Adobe
5 3 (5.36%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Palantir
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