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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Social Commerce 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £331 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Social Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Social Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Social Commerce over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Social Commerce
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London - 4 £331 -
England - 4 £331 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Social Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Social Commerce.

1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Personalization
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) B2C

Social Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Hybris Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Personalization
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) SAP