The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Networking
Rank 103 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Network 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% - 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Social Network
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
517 422 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.25% 31.95% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 244 178
Average daily rate £375 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 26
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £11.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £21.84 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Network across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Facebook
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Human Factors
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) UX Design
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (14.29%) Ninject
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
1 1 (14.29%) MSTest
1 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (14.29%) Moq
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Web Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (14.29%) Ninject
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Human Factors
3 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) UX Design
1 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Facebook
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Google