Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 819 772 788
Rank change year-on-year -47 +16 +5
Contract jobs citing Social Network 36 40 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.045% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 51
England median daily rate £355 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.39% -13.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £128 £260 £275
90th Percentile £433 £584 £600
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £450
% change year-on-year -6.67% -16.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
England median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 31,307 28,947 32,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.58% 32.77% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,184 19,003 21,189
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £628 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1,034 1,233
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.61 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +17.14%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 -30 25 £375 +3.45% 19
South East -23 4 £325 -37.35% 9
South West - 4 £145 - 1
North of England +34 2 £138 - 3
North East - 2 £138 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £135 - 1
Midlands - 1 £135 - 1
Social Network
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Social Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 11 (30.56%) Intranet
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Office 365
3 8 (22.22%) User Experience
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) HTML
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Publishing
7 4 (11.11%) Games
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
8 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
8 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS

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 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) Marvel
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Slack
3 1 (2.78%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
1 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (5.56%) ProtoShare
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
1 4 (11.11%) Publishing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) IT Support
2 8 (22.22%) Floorwalker
2 8 (22.22%) IT Floorwalker
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) UX Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Business Development Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Development Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Content Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Games Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) UI Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) DOM
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) React
4 1 (2.78%) D3.js
4 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.78%) Kafka
4 1 (2.78%) Mason
4 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) RxJava
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.56%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (5.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) BYOD
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) BDD
2 5 (13.89%) SDLC
2 5 (13.89%) TDD
3 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
4 3 (8.33%) High Availability
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) B2B
5 2 (5.56%) Content Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 2 (5.56%) Open Source
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
5 2 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) ES6
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.78%) Julia
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) R
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Demandware
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter