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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Networking
Rank 593 612 552
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -60
Contract jobs citing Social Network 50 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.060% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 40
Median daily rate £430 £475 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £278 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -30.62%
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
18103 18393 17223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.45% 32.30% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11668 11542 10428
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 £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 722 689
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 July 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 15 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 24 July 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 +1 50 £430 -9.47% 23
Yorkshire - 29 £430 - 2
York - 28 - -
North Yorkshire - 28 - -
London -10 15 £475 - 18
City of London +45 3 £488 +8.33% 3
South East -2 3 £300 -40.88% 2
North West -3 3 £200 -20.00%
Manchester -9 3 £200 -20.00%
West Sussex - 3 £300 -
Gatwick - 3 £300 -
Leeds - 1 £430 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £430 - 2
Bury - 1 £281 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (37.66%) SharePoint
2 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (31.17%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (31.17%) CRM
2 24 (31.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (25.97%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
4 16 (20.78%) SFIA
5 15 (19.48%) Project Management
5 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.18%) Java
7 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
7 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.58%) Application Packaging
8 12 (15.58%) Android
8 12 (15.58%) System Testing
8 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
8 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
8 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
8 12 (15.58%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (12.99%) Office 365
9 10 (12.99%) Unified Communications
10 9 (11.69%) User Experience
10 9 (11.69%) Oracle
10 9 (11.69%) .NET
10 9 (11.69%) SOA
10 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (10.39%) Clustering

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 29 (37.66%) SharePoint
2 24 (31.17%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (15.58%) Skype for Business
4 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.60%) CMS
6 2 (2.60%) WordPress
7 1 (1.30%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) Photoshop
3 5 (6.49%) InVision
4 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.60%) MS Office
6 1 (1.30%) Maya
6 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (15.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Office 365
2 8 (10.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.60%) Google Play
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) Firebase
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.19%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.90%) Selenium
4 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 3 (3.90%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Automotive
2 2 (2.60%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Games
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Designer
3 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Android Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Office 365 Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Photoshop Designer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Designer
6 5 (6.49%) UI Designer
6 5 (6.49%) UI/UX Designer
6 5 (6.49%) UX Designer
7 4 (5.19%) Change Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
2 6 (7.79%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) Node.js
4 2 (2.60%) Akka
4 2 (2.60%) Android SDK
4 2 (2.60%) CSS
4 2 (2.60%) Dropwizard
4 2 (2.60%) JSON
4 2 (2.60%) Kafka
4 2 (2.60%) RESTful
4 2 (2.60%) Velocity
5 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.30%) Flash
5 1 (1.30%) J2EE
5 1 (1.30%) React
5 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) User Experience
2 8 (10.39%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.19%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.19%) Social Media
5 2 (2.60%) Blog
5 2 (2.60%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Animation
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) CRM
2 16 (20.78%) SFIA
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.48%) Project Management
4 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
5 12 (15.58%) Application Packaging
5 12 (15.58%) System Testing
6 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
6 9 (11.69%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (9.09%) Android Development
8 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.49%) Analytics
10 5 (6.49%) ETL
11 4 (5.19%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.19%) C
4 4 (5.19%) C#
5 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) Scala
7 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.30%) ES6
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ACCA
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.30%) CIMA
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
1 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Consul
1 2 (2.60%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Adobe
3 5 (6.49%) Google
4 4 (5.19%) Facebook
4 4 (5.19%) IBM
4 4 (5.19%) Informatica
4 4 (5.19%) Twitter
5 1 (1.30%) ESRI
5 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) SIMUL8
5 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
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