Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 758 797
Rank change year-on-year -78 +39 -18
Contract jobs citing Social Network 27 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.044% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 44
England median daily rate £375 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -38.10% +27.27%
10th Percentile £325 £212 £313
90th Percentile £475 £575 £600
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £525
% change year-on-year +7.14% -33.33% +31.25%
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 31,362 28,264 32,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.07% 33.91% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,712 18,447 21,708
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 1,004 1,092
England median hourly rate £22.21 £19.80 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.17% -5.71% +19.32%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.53 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% -4.76% +17.55%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -64 22 £375 +19.05% 11
South East -23 3 £395 +21.54% 12
Midlands -14 1 - - 3
West Midlands -24 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - - 5
North West - 1 - - 3
Social Network
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (44.44%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Open Source
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) C++
4 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 7 (25.93%) Big Data
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) Docker
5 6 (22.22%) Apache Spark
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Google
6 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Node.js
7 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.81%) D3.js
7 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
7 4 (14.81%) Scala
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Data Science
7 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
7 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch

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 6 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Kentico
4 1 (3.70%) Marvel
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SNA
2 1 (3.70%) Extranet
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Big Data
2 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.70%) Impala
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.70%) Power BI
6 1 (3.70%) Spark SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.70%) Bower
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Grunt
1 1 (3.70%) gulp
1 1 (3.70%) ProtoShare
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Games
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Build Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Build and Release Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Release Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics Scientist
6 1 (3.70%) Games Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) HTML5
2 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 4 (14.81%) D3.js
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) GraphX
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) DOM
5 2 (7.41%) React
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Handlebars
6 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Lucene
6 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.70%) OOCSS
6 1 (3.70%) Pug
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.41%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.70%) Life Science
5 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (3.70%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Data Science
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (7.41%) Due Diligence
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.70%) Personalization
6 1 (3.70%) Random Forest
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) ES6
5 2 (7.41%) R
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure
6 1 (3.70%) Julia
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Mesos
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.70%) Palantir
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter