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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 185 214 193
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs citing Facebook 14 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.39% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -30.76%
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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
2715 3329 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 2307 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 93 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (52.00%) Twitter
2 11 (44.00%) Analytics
3 9 (36.00%) Google
4 8 (32.00%) Marketing
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) ETL
5 7 (28.00%) Social Media
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) Ab Initio
7 5 (20.00%) Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (20.00%) SAS
7 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 5 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) Python
9 3 (12.00%) Photoshop

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) SAS
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Grunt
1 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.00%) Xcode
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Copywriter
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Facebook Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) Google Maps API
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (12.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) XHTML
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.00%) Django
4 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Social Media
2 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 2 (8.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) W3C
5 1 (4.00%) Animation
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Blog
5 1 (4.00%) Social Network
5 1 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Data Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) F#
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Twitter
2 9 (36.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Interwoven