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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 122 129 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £32.50
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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
1172 1304 1483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.81% 49.81% 50.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 576 507
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 55 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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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

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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 24 October 2014. 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
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Facebook
South East

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter