The first table below looks at the demand for Facebook Platform skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook Platform over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank - - 223
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.66 -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
957 1180 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.61% 16.65% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 795 934
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 54 40
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.15 £59.00 £53.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Facebook Platform
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Facebook Platform
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Facebook Platform across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Facebook Platform Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Facebook Platform
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Facebook Platform Daily Rate Trend in the City of London