Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Network over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Social Networking
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 789 800
Rank change year-on-year -35 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing Social Network 34 76 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.078% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 56
England median daily rate £318 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £128 £210 £253
90th Percentile £444 £603 £550
UK median daily rate £365 £375 £438
% change year-on-year -2.67% -14.29% +19.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Social Network is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31981 32258 34337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.97% 33.17% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21441 21269 22226
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.65% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 1120 1339
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.13 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.86% +3.21% +8.36%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.67 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.30
UK median hourly rate £20.60 £20.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.10% +4.49% +8.33%

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Social Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Social Network in England

Social Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Network in England

Social Network
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Network in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Network in England

Social Network
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Network in England

Social Network
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 22 £400 +13.07% 6
South East -8 4 £325 -37.35% 3
South West - 4 £145 - 1
North of England +16 2 £138 -50.98% 5
North East - 2 £138 -
West Midlands - 1 £135 -
Midlands - 1 £135 -
Social Network
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) BDD
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
3 11 (32.35%) Intranet
4 10 (29.41%) JIRA
4 10 (29.41%) SDLC
5 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) Office 365
6 8 (23.53%) QA
6 8 (23.53%) User Experience
7 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) High Availability
9 4 (11.76%) Big Data
9 4 (11.76%) Social Media
9 4 (11.76%) Publishing
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) HTML
10 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.82%) Project Management
10 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (8.82%) Microservices
10 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
10 3 (8.82%) Analytics
10 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
11 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS

Social Network
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.88%) SAS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Marvel
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.94%) Taleo
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) SNA
3 1 (2.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.88%) Impala
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Spark SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) ProtoShare
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
1 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) IT Support
3 8 (23.53%) Floorwalker
3 8 (23.53%) IT Floorwalker
4 4 (11.76%) Business Development Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Development Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) UX Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Web Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Web Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) GraphX
2 2 (5.88%) Lucene
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) Mason
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) TensorFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Social Media
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) BYOD
5 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) BDD
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) SDLC
5 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) High Availability
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Analytics
8 3 (8.82%) Microservices
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
9 2 (5.88%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (5.88%) B2B
9 2 (5.88%) Content Management
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Machine Learning
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Scala
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) R
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Graphite
1 1 (2.94%) Kibana
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Palantir
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.94%) Demandware
3 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.94%) New Relic
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau