The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank 626 605 570
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -35
Contract jobs citing Social Network 17 36 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.064% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 37
Median daily rate £350 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £502 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17659 17863 17492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 31.95% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11429 11116 10751
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 675 702
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £45.24 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Network
Daily Rate Trend

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

Social Network Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Social Network
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Social Network within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Social Network Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Social Network
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Social Network Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Social Network
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -9 17 £350 -13.84% 25
London +11 13 £350 -22.22% 18
Manchester -14 3 £200 -33.33%
North West -15 3 £200 -33.33% 2
Hampshire +2 1 - - 1
South East +1 1 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Bury - 1 £281 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Social Network 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 Network.

1 15 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 15 (33.33%) Office 365
2 13 (28.89%) Android
3 10 (22.22%) User Experience
4 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) Android Development
6 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
6 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
6 7 (15.56%) Google
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
8 5 (11.11%) Adobe
8 5 (11.11%) Social Media
8 5 (11.11%) Analytics
9 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.89%) Facebook
9 4 (8.89%) Twitter
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) SEO
10 3 (6.67%) Finance
10 3 (6.67%) CMS
10 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
10 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (6.67%) OOP
10 3 (6.67%) OO
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.67%) RESTful
10 3 (6.67%) Big Data

Social Network
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) Maya
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.44%) Google Play
3 1 (2.22%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Big Data
1 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (4.44%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Android Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Designer
4 6 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 6 (13.33%) UI Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Project Change Manager
5 5 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 5 (11.11%) UX Designer
6 4 (8.89%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Business Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Change Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Android SDK
1 3 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Akka
2 2 (4.44%) Dropwizard
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) JSON
2 2 (4.44%) Kafka
2 2 (4.44%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) Flash
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.11%) Social Media
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Blog
4 2 (4.44%) Copywriting
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Animation
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Android
2 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Project Management
2 8 (17.78%) Android Development
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) OOP
6 3 (6.67%) SEO
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) API Integration
7 2 (4.44%) B2B
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (4.44%) ERP
7 2 (4.44%) Infographics
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) Scala
3 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) ES6
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) R
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ACCA
2 1 (2.22%) CIMA
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Consul
1 2 (4.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Google
2 5 (11.11%) Adobe
3 4 (8.89%) Facebook
3 4 (8.89%) Twitter
4 1 (2.22%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.22%) ESRI
4 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) SIMUL8
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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