Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 795 806
Rank change year-on-year -29 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing Social Network 28 28 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.031% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.091% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 39
England median daily rate £613 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -10.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £362 £202 £200
90th Percentile £688 £533 £610
UK median daily rate £613 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +53.13% +14.29% -17.65%
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 32,143 30,658 34,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.43% 34.48% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,037 20,093 22,822
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £281 £271 £256
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 972 1,141
England median hourly rate £21.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £46.88
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year +4.88% -0.41% +10.05%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -31 22 £675 +114.29% 20
South East - 3 £395 - 5
North West - 2 - - 3
North of England - 2 - - 5
Midlands -8 1 - - 4
West Midlands -23 1 - - 2
Social Network
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (42.86%) Open Source
1 12 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (39.29%) GraphX
2 11 (39.29%) Scala
2 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) Analytics
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) Google
4 8 (28.57%) Big Data
5 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 7 (25.00%) HTML5
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
6 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) Data Science
6 6 (21.43%) D3.js
6 6 (21.43%) QA
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) SNA
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Docker
7 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 4 (14.29%) Data Engineering
8 4 (14.29%) DevOps
8 4 (14.29%) Linux

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 12 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.71%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Kentico
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SNA
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) Extranet
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Hadoop
2 8 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.71%) CouchDB
4 3 (10.71%) Impala
4 3 (10.71%) Spark SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Sqoop
5 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Power BI
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Bower
2 1 (3.57%) Gradle
2 1 (3.57%) Grunt
2 1 (3.57%) gulp
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Scala Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Scala Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Release Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Communications Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) GraphX
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) D3.js
5 3 (10.71%) Lucene
6 2 (7.14%) .NET
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) Handlebars
7 1 (3.57%) LESS
7 1 (3.57%) Mustache
7 1 (3.57%) OOCSS
7 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.57%) Sass
7 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.57%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Open Source
2 10 (35.71%) Analytics
3 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (21.43%) Data Science
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 4 (14.29%) Data Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Due Diligence
8 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Scala
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) R
6 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Clojure
6 1 (3.57%) Erlang
6 1 (3.57%) Haskell
6 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Rust
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.57%) Mesos
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Google
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Palantir
4 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase