The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 67 46 66
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 200 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.97% 37.38% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 118 170
Average daily rate £375 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 37
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.18 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -28.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter