The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 397 415 405
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10  
Contract jobs citing Social Network 15 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.060% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 15
Median daily rate £250 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £328 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £200 £300
% change year-on-year +125.00% -33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7799 8099 8557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.15% 37.36% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5851 6023
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 108 146
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Social Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Network in London

Social Network
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Network in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Social Network in London

Social Network
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Network in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) User Experience
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Big Data
5 5 (16.67%) Sass
5 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) SAS
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 4 (13.33%) BGP
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (13.33%) Social Media
7 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) Node.js

Social Network
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) SAS
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) Slack
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) IPv6
2 2 (6.67%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) OSPF
2 2 (6.67%) Skype
2 2 (6.67%) SNA
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 2 (6.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.00%) HBase
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.67%) Impala
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) Spark SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Sqoop
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.33%) SimpleDB
5 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) git-flow
2 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 3 (10.00%) UI Designer
3 3 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile UI Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile UX Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planner
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) Sass
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) Dropwizard
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (10.00%) Lucene
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 3 (10.00%) React
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) GraphX
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (3.33%) D3.js
6 1 (3.33%) EDI
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.33%) React Native
6 1 (3.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Social Media
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Microservices
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (10.00%) Business Development
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) R
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
2 2 (6.67%) RHCT
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Facebook
1 3 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (6.67%) Palantir
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Arista
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) MapR
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
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