The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.77% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £219 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £306
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.48%
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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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
364 311 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.79% 47.70% 47.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 190 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.60 £24.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Internet Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Internet Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter