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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Networking
UK / England
Rank 567 587 579
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Contract jobs citing Social Network 18 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.057% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 13
Median daily rate £400 £600 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

Social Network is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13401 15354 14782
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.06% 31.30% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8669 10131 9044
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 522 616
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Social Network as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
London +23 15 £425 -29.16% 9
South East +19 2 £325 - 5
West Midlands - 1 £400 -
Social Network
UK

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) User Experience
5 7 (21.21%) Big Data
5 7 (21.21%) Social Media
6 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) CSS
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) jQuery
8 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
8 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Retail
8 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.12%) BGP
8 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.12%) DevOps
8 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (12.12%) React
8 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Apple Swift

Social Network
Top Related 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 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Slack
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) BGP
2 3 (9.09%) IPv6
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
2 3 (9.09%) OSPF
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) VLAN
2 3 (9.09%) VRRP
3 2 (6.06%) Intranet
3 2 (6.06%) Skype
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.09%) HBase
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.06%) QlikView
4 2 (6.06%) Text Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) Intranet Manager
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) jQuery
3 4 (12.12%) React
3 4 (12.12%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) CSS3
4 3 (9.09%) Dropwizard
4 3 (9.09%) FreeMarker
4 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.03%) React Native
6 1 (3.03%) RxJS
6 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Social Media
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Analytics
2 6 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Microservices
5 3 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 3 (9.09%) R
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.09%) JNCIA
1 3 (9.09%) RHCT
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Facebook
1 3 (9.09%) Google
1 3 (9.09%) Juniper
1 3 (9.09%) Tableau
2 2 (6.06%) Alteryx
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.03%) MapR
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin