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 30 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.

Social Networking
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 404 406
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs citing Social Network 14 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 12
Median daily rate £345 £550 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.27% +31.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £335 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £605 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6889 7852 7598
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.96% 34.80% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4809 5600 5166
Median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 124 140
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.91% +4.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.35 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

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 30 March 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

Social Network
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +11 1 £525 -16.00% 2
Social Network
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Social Network.

1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Big Data
4 8 (25.81%) Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) Visualisation
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) User Experience
6 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
7 5 (16.13%) BGP
7 5 (16.13%) Social Media
7 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
8 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 4 (12.90%) Degree
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
8 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 4 (12.90%) Windows
8 4 (12.90%) Linux

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 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.68%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 2 (6.45%) Slack
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) BGP
2 3 (9.68%) IPv6
2 3 (9.68%) MPLS
2 3 (9.68%) OSPF
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) VLAN
2 3 (9.68%) VRRP
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.23%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Big Data
2 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.68%) HBase
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.45%) QlikView
4 2 (6.45%) Text Mining
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.23%) Impala
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.23%) Spark SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.68%) Data Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) HTML5
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) React
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) Dropwizard
4 3 (9.68%) FreeMarker
4 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) RESTful
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) D3.js
6 1 (3.23%) GraphX
6 1 (3.23%) React Native
6 1 (3.23%) Redux
6 1 (3.23%) RxJS
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Social Media
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Analytics
3 7 (22.58%) Visualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) C++
3 3 (9.68%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) R
4 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
2 3 (9.68%) RHCT
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Facebook
1 4 (12.90%) Juniper
2 3 (9.68%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) Alteryx
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Arista
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) MapR
4 1 (3.23%) Palantir