Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 586 580
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 -16
Contract jobs citing Social Network 23 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 43
London median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £171 £226 £275
90th Percentile £518 £586 £560
England median daily rate £360 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18410 16605 17383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.08% 36.74% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13185 11760 12225
London median daily rate £500 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 256 300
London median hourly rate £21.70 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £48.33 £50.00 £47.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Social Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Central London 0 4 £370 -22.11% 1
Social Network
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) BDD
3 11 (47.83%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) JIRA
4 10 (43.48%) SDLC
5 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (34.78%) QA
7 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) User Experience
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (21.74%) High Availability
9 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Publishing
10 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) Big Data
10 4 (17.39%) Social Media
11 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
11 3 (13.04%) Analytics
11 3 (13.04%) Office 365
11 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.04%) HTML
11 3 (13.04%) Retail
11 3 (13.04%) Microservices
11 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
12 2 (8.70%) Impala
12 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
12 2 (8.70%) Spark SQL
12 2 (8.70%) GraphX
12 2 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria

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 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
1 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Marvel
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Taleo
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
1 2 (8.70%) SNA
2 1 (4.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
3 2 (8.70%) Impala
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Spark SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Sqoop
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
4 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
4 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) ProtoShare
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Development Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Development Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Web Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Web Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Scala Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) GraphX
2 2 (8.70%) Lucene
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) EDI
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) Mason
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) TensorFlow
3 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) Social Media
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.35%) BYOD
5 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.35%) Semantic Web
5 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) BDD
3 11 (47.83%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) High Availability
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Information Management
9 2 (8.70%) Kanban
9 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
9 2 (8.70%) Parallel Processing
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) User Stories
9 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Scala
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Graphite
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Palantir
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.35%) Demandware
2 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.35%) New Relic
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau