The table below looks at the statistics for Social Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Commerce over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Commerce (s-Commerce)
Rank 644 658 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Social Commerce 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.004% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £120 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-79.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
44398 47091 44154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.09% 81.05% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29424 30767 27622
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1153 1296 1206
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.82 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Social Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Social Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Social Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Social Commerce
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 4 £120 -79.13%
London -6 4 £120 -79.13%

Social Commerce
Top 7 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Social Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Social Commerce.

1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki

Social Commerce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Entry
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki