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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank 404 413 379
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Contract jobs citing Social Network 22 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.067% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.18% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 35
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £155 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £279
% change year-on-year
- +25.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Social Network
England

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
8257 8129 8836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.22% 36.35% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5909 5515 6211
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 127 160
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.75 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +35 2 £625 +303.22% 2
Social Network
England

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 19 (40.43%) Unified Communications
1 19 (40.43%) Office 365
2 12 (25.53%) Android
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) User Experience
5 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
6 8 (17.02%) Java
6 8 (17.02%) Big Data
6 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
7 7 (14.89%) Android Development
8 6 (12.77%) Photoshop
8 6 (12.77%) Google
8 6 (12.77%) Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Python
9 5 (10.64%) Adobe
10 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
10 4 (8.51%) .NET
10 4 (8.51%) C++
10 4 (8.51%) SPSS
10 4 (8.51%) Statistics
10 4 (8.51%) Data Management
10 4 (8.51%) Text Mining
10 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.51%) Neural Network
10 4 (8.51%) Finance
10 4 (8.51%) Advertising
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.51%) Predictive Analytics
10 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
10 4 (8.51%) QlikView

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 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.51%) SPSS
3 1 (2.13%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.13%) Firebase
4 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.13%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.51%) QlikView
2 4 (8.51%) Text Mining
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 4 (8.51%) Advertising
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Project Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Change Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Change Project Manager
4 8 (17.02%) Project Change Manager
5 7 (14.89%) Consultant
5 7 (14.89%) Designer
6 6 (12.77%) Android Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Office 365 Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) UI Designer
7 5 (10.64%) Office 365 Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Photoshop Designer
7 5 (10.64%) UI/UX Designer
7 5 (10.64%) UX Designer
8 4 (8.51%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Business Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Change Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Data Scientist
9 3 (6.38%) Business Change Project Manager
9 3 (6.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (6.38%) Android SDK
3 2 (4.26%) Akka
3 2 (4.26%) Ext JS
3 2 (4.26%) Kafka
3 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Django
4 1 (2.13%) Flash
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.13%) Java EE
4 1 (2.13%) JSON
4 1 (2.13%) Lucene
4 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) User Experience
2 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Neural Network
3 4 (8.51%) Statistics
3 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Animation
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) BYOD
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Android
2 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Project Management
2 7 (14.89%) Android Development
3 6 (12.77%) Analytics
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
4 4 (8.51%) Data Governance
4 4 (8.51%) Data Management
4 4 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.51%) Machine Learning
4 4 (8.51%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (8.51%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.51%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.26%) API Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) Python
3 4 (8.51%) C++
3 4 (8.51%) R
4 3 (6.38%) Scala
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.13%) ES6
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ACCA
1 1 (2.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Google
2 5 (10.64%) Adobe
3 4 (8.51%) Alteryx
3 4 (8.51%) Tableau
4 2 (4.26%) Facebook
4 2 (4.26%) Sencha
5 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter