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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
- -0.80%
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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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
182 136 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.46% 40.24% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 68 81
Average daily rate £310 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 22
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £50.77 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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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

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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

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe