The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the 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
England / London
Rank 377 392 401
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing Social Network 20 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 13
Median daily rate £438 £550 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +31.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £490
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6654 7381 7499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.35% 34.43% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4613 5189 5199
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 120 143
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.53% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £35.36 £37.75
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in London

Social Network
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Network across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Social Network Daily Rate Histogram in London

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in London

Social Network
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 3 £525 +35.48% 4
Social Network
England

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 London region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) Social Media
3 6 (19.35%) Big Data
4 5 (16.13%) Facebook
4 5 (16.13%) HTML5
4 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) User Experience
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.90%) React
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) BGP
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (9.68%) Twitter
6 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
6 3 (9.68%) HBase

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Google Play
2 1 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) BGP
2 3 (9.68%) IPv6
2 3 (9.68%) MPLS
2 3 (9.68%) OSPF
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) VLAN
2 3 (9.68%) VRRP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) HBase
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) QlikView
3 2 (6.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Data Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) HTML5
2 5 (16.13%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) React
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) Dropwizard
4 3 (9.68%) FreeMarker
4 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) React Native
6 1 (3.23%) Redux
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Social Media
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Streaming Media
5 2 (6.45%) Streaming Video
5 2 (6.45%) Video on Demand
6 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.23%) Blog
6 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Logistics
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Microservices
4 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) R
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNA
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
1 3 (9.68%) RHCT
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Facebook
2 3 (9.68%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Juniper
2 3 (9.68%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) Alteryx
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Sitecore