The table below looks at the statistics for Social Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Commerce over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Commerce (s-Commerce)
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Contract jobs citing Social Commerce 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44991 42314 38919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.81% 76.18% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29174 26141 23620
Average daily rate £418 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1214 1195 1121
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Social Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Social Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Commerce
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK.

Social Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Social Commerce
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Social Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) Heroku
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising

Social Commerce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Social Commerce 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 Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) iOS SDK
1 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Go