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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 71 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
Facebook
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
380 308 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 43.18% 35.16% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 219 210
Average daily rate £365 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 22
Average hourly rate £20.39 £22.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% +23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.14 £16.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Facebook
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

Facebook
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

Facebook
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) APMG
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Softphone
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Softphone
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Content Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) APMG
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe