The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank - 148 128
Contract jobs citing Social Network 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £275 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +103.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £32.50
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
939 860 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.52% 26.67% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 513 392
Average daily rate £373 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 55 42
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in the South West