The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Networking
Rank 361 363 393
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Contract jobs citing Social Network 39 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 29
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £175.00 -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7029 7954 8187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.69% 32.81% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 5500 5533
Average daily rate £450 £463 £462
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 175 196
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Social Network
England

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Network across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +16 7 £450 +50.00% 4
Hammersmith - - - -
Social Network
England

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) Java
2 19 (22.09%) OO
3 18 (20.93%) HTML
4 17 (19.77%) JSON
4 17 (19.77%) Android
5 16 (18.60%) Facebook
5 16 (18.60%) RESTful
5 16 (18.60%) OOP
5 16 (18.60%) Android Development
6 15 (17.44%) Web Services
6 15 (17.44%) Google
7 13 (15.12%) Apple iOS
7 13 (15.12%) CSS
7 13 (15.12%) PHP
7 13 (15.12%) MySQL
7 13 (15.12%) Finance
8 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.95%) MongoDB
9 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
9 11 (12.79%) Objective-C
10 10 (11.63%) Scrum
10 10 (11.63%) SQL
10 10 (11.63%) Python
10 10 (11.63%) Time Management
11 9 (10.47%) jQuery
11 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
11 9 (10.47%) Open Source
11 9 (10.47%) ISEB
11 9 (10.47%) Project Management

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (9.30%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.81%) WordPress
3 5 (5.81%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.49%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.49%) CMS
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Project
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.33%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) PaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) SMS
2 1 (1.16%) SNA
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) MySQL
2 12 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.81%) Redis
5 4 (4.65%) Big Data
5 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.49%) SQLite
6 3 (3.49%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.33%) Riak
7 2 (2.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.16%) QlikView
8 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.16%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.30%) LoadRunner
2 8 (9.30%) Rational Performance Tester
3 7 (8.14%) Xcode
4 4 (4.65%) JMeter
5 3 (3.49%) Maven
5 3 (3.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (3.49%) Axure RP
5 3 (3.49%) ProtoShare
5 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.33%) Subversion
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.16%) Selenium
7 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Games
4 4 (4.65%) Advertising
4 4 (4.65%) Banking
5 3 (3.49%) iGaming
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.16%) Military
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (58.14%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Android Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) iOS Developer
4 9 (10.47%) PHP Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Performance Tester
5 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Tester
6 7 (8.14%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Python/Django Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) User Experience Designer
10 3 (3.49%) UI Designer
10 3 (3.49%) Designer
10 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.33%) OO PHP Developer
11 2 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.33%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) HTML
2 17 (19.77%) JSON
3 16 (18.60%) RESTful
4 15 (17.44%) Web Services
5 13 (15.12%) CSS
6 9 (10.47%) jQuery
7 7 (8.14%) LAMP
8 6 (6.98%) iOS SDK
8 6 (6.98%) Spring
9 5 (5.81%) Django
9 5 (5.81%) REST
9 5 (5.81%) Backbone.js
9 5 (5.81%) UIKit
9 5 (5.81%) XML
9 5 (5.81%) Android SDK
10 4 (4.65%) RSS
10 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.65%) HTML5
11 3 (3.49%) JPA
11 3 (3.49%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
1 9 (10.47%) Open Source
2 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.14%) Social Media
4 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.81%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.49%) Online Games
6 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.49%) iPad
7 2 (2.33%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.33%) New Media
7 2 (2.33%) Interactive TV
7 2 (2.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.16%) Psychology
8 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Android
2 13 (15.12%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.98%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Debian
4 2 (2.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) OO
2 16 (18.60%) OOP
2 16 (18.60%) Android Development
3 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.63%) Scrum
4 10 (11.63%) Time Management
5 9 (10.47%) Project Management
5 9 (10.47%) MVC
5 9 (10.47%) iOS Development
6 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.30%) Load Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Stress Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.98%) Migration
8 6 (6.98%) TDD
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.81%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.81%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.65%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) PHP
4 11 (12.79%) Objective-C
5 10 (11.63%) SQL
5 10 (11.63%) Python
6 2 (2.33%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) C
6 2 (2.33%) Perl
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.33%) Erlang
6 2 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (1.16%) PHP5
7 1 (1.16%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ISEB
2 8 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.98%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) PhD
6 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) Salt
2 2 (2.33%) Nagios
2 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Facebook
2 15 (17.44%) Google
3 8 (9.30%) HP
3 8 (9.30%) Twitter
4 5 (5.81%) Apple
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.65%) Marketo
5 4 (4.65%) Eloqua
6 3 (3.49%) Zend
7 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.33%) Sencha
7 2 (2.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.16%) Tableau
8 1 (1.16%) i2
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle
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