The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Facebook, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 119 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£288 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £25.08
% change year-on-year
-48.71% -22.24%
Facebook
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1351 1111 1199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.21% 45.78% 47.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 502 449
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 37 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Facebook across the Berkshire region.

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the Berkshire region.

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 6 £288 - 1
Facebook
South East

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Facebook also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Facebook.

1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
1 13 (100.00%) Twitter
2 12 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (69.23%) Social Media
4 8 (61.54%) Google
5 7 (53.85%) Spiceworks
5 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (53.85%) Marketing Strategy
5 7 (53.85%) Social Media Marketing
5 7 (53.85%) Eloqua
5 7 (53.85%) Radian6
6 6 (46.15%) Advertising
7 5 (38.46%) Retail
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Legal
7 5 (38.46%) Social Network
8 4 (30.77%) SEO
8 4 (30.77%) Veritas
8 4 (30.77%) Information Management
9 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (23.08%) InDesign
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (23.08%) Adobe
9 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
9 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 3 (23.08%) Workflow
9 3 (23.08%) Campaign Management
10 2 (15.38%) MS Office
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Facebook also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Facebook. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (23.08%) InDesign
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Radian6
General
1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Advertising
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Social Media Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Copywriter
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Social Media
2 5 (38.46%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing Strategy
2 7 (53.85%) Social Media Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) SEO
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Campaign Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Twitter
2 8 (61.54%) Google
3 7 (53.85%) Spiceworks
3 7 (53.85%) Eloqua
3 7 (53.85%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (30.77%) Veritas
5 3 (23.08%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft