The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 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 Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
406 311 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.45% 38.35% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 183 87
Median daily rate £310 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £273 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £547 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £37.95 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear