The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 66 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Facebook 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -30.76%
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South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 196 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.48% 31.97% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 122 181
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 28
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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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 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Front-End Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google