The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£378 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £265
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +60.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
481 348 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.39% 30.85% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 132 128
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £278 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.25 £28.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) RSS
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) Streaming Video
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
2 2 (66.67%) Streaming Video
3 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
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