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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Networking
England / London
Rank 381 389 393
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Social Network 19 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 16
Median daily rate £370 £525 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.52% +26.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £386 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £450
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7031 7446 7585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.07% 36.07% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4853 5157 5321
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 £313 £275 £275
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 110 138 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 2 £525 +35.48% 2
Social Network
England

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) jQuery
4 6 (18.18%) Social Media
5 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data
5 5 (15.15%) Facebook
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
5 5 (15.15%) RESTful
6 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) MySQL
6 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Apple Swift
6 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) React
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
7 3 (9.09%) Data Quality

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.03%) Google Play
2 1 (3.03%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) BGP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) IPv6
2 2 (6.06%) MPLS
2 2 (6.06%) OSPF
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) VLAN
2 2 (6.06%) VRRP
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 3 (9.09%) HBase
4 2 (6.06%) QlikView
4 2 (6.06%) Text Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Mahout
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) Xcode
2 1 (3.03%) PhpStorm
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.12%) iOS Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior iOS Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Capacity Planner
6 1 (3.03%) Network Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) CSS
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
1 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 5 (15.15%) RESTful
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) React
4 3 (9.09%) FreeMarker
4 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) Dropwizard
5 2 (6.06%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.03%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.03%) Laravel
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) RxJS
6 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Social Media
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Neural Network
3 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 2 (6.06%) Streaming Media
4 2 (6.06%) Streaming Video
4 2 (6.06%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 3 (9.09%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) Apple Swift
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.09%) R
6 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
2 2 (6.06%) RHCT
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Facebook
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) Alteryx
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Tableau
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) BT
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Zend