The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services 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 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 151 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +17
Contract jobs citing Facebook 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate £222 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.57% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £332 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £395 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
Facebook
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1390 2279 2749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.82% 41.68% 44.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1670 1933
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 49 49
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
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 the City of London

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Facebook
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 across the City of London region.

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Campaign Management
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (12.50%) PayPal
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Proprietary Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Executive
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (12.50%) Android Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Content Editor
2 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
2 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Open Graph
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Campaign Management
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 3 (37.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) PayPal
3 1 (12.50%) SAP