The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Social Network 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £278 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -30.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
120 125 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.92% 30.05% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 63 26
Median daily rate £400 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £855 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 8
Median hourly rate £14.34 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £14.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £21.50 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Social Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside