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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 186 188 180
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Facebook 5 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.40% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -5.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £207 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £438 £260
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +68.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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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
2177 2522 2448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.77% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1732 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
2 4 (44.44%) Grunt
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Social Media
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Blog
3 3 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Underscore.js
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) JSLint
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) VCP4
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Underscore.js
2 3 (33.33%) Sass
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) JSLint
4 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) RSS
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blog
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (11.11%) Arduino
3 1 (11.11%) Podcast
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 4 (44.44%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) Foundry
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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