The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 153 117 148
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +31
Contract jobs citing Facebook 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.30% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.64% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £270
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +57.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -
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England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1394 1096 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.91% 46.36% 47.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 483 666
Average daily rate £350 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 127 140
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -11 1 £400 -38.46% 3
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £513 - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
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England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) DOM
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) RUP

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Liferay
3 1 (25.00%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CMS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) DOM
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) JAAS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) JSR 170
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Vignette
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) FatWire