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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank - - 148
Contract jobs citing Social Network 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
882 893 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.52% 27.23% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 560 464
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 49 52
Median hourly rate £27.38 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £55.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Social Network as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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