The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Networking
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Network 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
Social Network
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
250 248 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.19% 27.13% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 115 120
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 15
Average hourly rate £29.13 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.28% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.50 £23.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Social Network
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) InDesign
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) InDesign
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft