The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.34% - -
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Facebook
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 172 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.55% 54.60% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 104 73
Average daily rate £400 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Facebook
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Use Case
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter