Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Social Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Commerce over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Commerce (s-Commerce)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 895 901
Contract jobs citing Social Commerce 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.005% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
UK median daily rate - £120 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -77.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Social Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87155 88463 92228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.47% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58071 58482 59737
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2352 2726
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Social Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Social Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Social Commerce in the UK

Social Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Commerce in the UK

Social Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Social Commerce in the UK