The table below looks at the statistics for Facebook Platform skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook Platform over the 3 months to 6 July 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 572 562 535
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.002% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.033% 0.012% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.66
Facebook Platform
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9199 8566 7850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.49% 17.89% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5934 5214 4504
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 349 411
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Facebook Platform
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Facebook Platform Jobs Demand Trend in England

Facebook Platform
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Facebook Platform Daily Rate Trend in England

Facebook Platform
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Facebook Platform Hourly Rate Trend in England

Facebook Platform
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
London +6 3 £400 +33.33%
Facebook Platform
UK

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Facebook Platform 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 Platform.

1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Facebook
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Core Animation
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Facebook Platform 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 Platform. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Core Animation
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Animation
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft