The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Networking
Rank 119 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Social Network 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£262 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
708 615 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.29% 24.90% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 276 245
Average daily rate £360 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 33
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.94 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.58% -8.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.56 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £17.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Social Network
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XPath