The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 472 437 420
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -17
Contract jobs citing Facebook 116 123 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.56% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 98 94
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -30.76%
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23857 22072 24564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.71% 46.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13819 12687 12854
Average daily rate £400 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1012 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in England

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in England

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in England

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in England

Facebook
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Facebook Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Facebook
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
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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 -16 68 £375 +15.38% 68
South East +1 24 £313 -30.55% 15
North West - 10 £325 - 9
East of England -29 4 £400 +35.59% 6
East Midlands - 4 £325 - 2
West Midlands -21 3 - - 5
South West -37 2 - - 5
North East - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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UK

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 132 (60.83%) Twitter
2 96 (44.24%) Google
3 70 (32.26%) Mobile App
4 69 (31.80%) HTML
5 62 (28.57%) TDD
6 60 (27.65%) CSS
7 58 (26.73%) SQL
8 57 (26.27%) JSON
9 56 (25.81%) XML
10 54 (24.88%) JavaScript
11 53 (24.42%) REST
12 50 (23.04%) Git (software)
12 50 (23.04%) Internet
13 49 (22.58%) Social Media
14 48 (22.12%) SOA
15 46 (21.20%) Marketing
16 45 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (20.74%) OAuth
16 45 (20.74%) Mobile Application Development
17 43 (19.82%) Rapid Prototyping
18 42 (19.35%) Use Case
19 41 (18.89%) PHP
20 37 (17.05%) HTML5
21 35 (16.13%) Apple iOS
22 34 (15.67%) Java
23 33 (15.21%) iOS Development
24 30 (13.82%) OO
25 29 (13.36%) Games
25 29 (13.36%) jQuery
26 27 (12.44%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (11.52%) CMS
2 12 (5.53%) WordPress
3 10 (4.61%) Node.js
4 8 (3.69%) Apache
5 6 (2.76%) SAS
5 6 (2.76%) Drupal
6 5 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.84%) Facebook Platform
7 4 (1.84%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.84%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (1.38%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.92%) IIS
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.46%) Liferay
10 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.37%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.84%) InDesign
4 3 (1.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.38%) MS Office
5 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) Blender
Business Applications
1 17 (7.83%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.38%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.92%) Magento
3 2 (0.92%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.92%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Heroku
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) SSH
2 2 (0.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) NFC
3 1 (0.46%) RFID
3 1 (0.46%) SMS
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.98%) MySQL
2 16 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.84%) Redis
5 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.92%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.92%) Big Data
6 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.46%) DB2
7 1 (0.46%) OLAP
7 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (23.04%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.44%) Subversion
3 21 (9.68%) Xcode
4 5 (2.30%) Selenium
5 4 (1.84%) Grunt
5 4 (1.84%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.92%) Ant
7 2 (0.92%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.92%) JIRA
7 2 (0.92%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.46%) MSTest
8 1 (0.46%) Bower
8 1 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.46%) Moq
General
1 46 (21.20%) Marketing
2 29 (13.36%) Games
3 15 (6.91%) Advertising
4 8 (3.69%) Retail
5 6 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.30%) Automotive
7 4 (1.84%) Finance
8 3 (1.38%) Publishing
8 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 157 (72.35%) Developer
2 39 (17.97%) Mobile Developer
3 35 (16.13%) Front-End Developer
4 28 (12.90%) Lead Developer
5 25 (11.52%) iOS Developer
6 17 (7.83%) PHP Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Analyst
8 12 (5.53%) Designer
9 11 (5.07%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.15%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.69%) Architect
12 6 (2.76%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.76%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.30%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.30%) C# Developer
13 5 (2.30%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.30%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.30%) Android Developer
13 5 (2.30%) Social Media Manager
13 5 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (31.80%) HTML
2 60 (27.65%) CSS
3 57 (26.27%) JSON
4 56 (25.81%) XML
5 53 (24.42%) REST
6 45 (20.74%) OAuth
7 37 (17.05%) HTML5
8 29 (13.36%) jQuery
9 25 (11.52%) Web Services
10 24 (11.06%) Spring
11 23 (10.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 21 (9.68%) CSS3
12 21 (9.68%) iOS SDK
13 20 (9.22%) RESTful
13 20 (9.22%) Cocoa
14 19 (8.76%) Unity DI Container
14 19 (8.76%) Cocoa Touch
15 18 (8.29%) LAMP
16 15 (6.91%) .NET
17 14 (6.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (32.26%) Mobile App
2 49 (22.58%) Social Media
3 16 (7.37%) User Experience
4 13 (5.99%) Blog
5 9 (4.15%) iPhone
6 8 (3.69%) iPad
6 8 (3.69%) Animation
6 8 (3.69%) Open Source
7 7 (3.23%) Digital Media
7 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.23%) W3C
8 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.30%) Copywriting
8 5 (2.30%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.30%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.30%) Social Network
8 5 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.38%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 17 (7.83%) Linux
3 15 (6.91%) Android
4 3 (1.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.46%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) CentOS
5 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.46%) Debian
5 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.57%) TDD
2 48 (22.12%) SOA
3 45 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.74%) Mobile Application Development
4 43 (19.82%) Rapid Prototyping
5 42 (19.35%) Use Case
6 33 (15.21%) iOS Development
7 30 (13.82%) OO
8 27 (12.44%) OOP
8 27 (12.44%) MVC
8 27 (12.44%) Software Engineering
9 25 (11.52%) Analytics
10 24 (11.06%) Game Development
11 23 (10.60%) E-Commerce
12 22 (10.14%) SEO
13 17 (7.83%) Content Management
13 17 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (7.37%) Web Development
15 15 (6.91%) Scrum
16 14 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.73%) SQL
2 54 (24.88%) JavaScript
3 41 (18.89%) PHP
4 34 (15.67%) Java
5 23 (10.60%) Objective-C
6 15 (6.91%) C#
7 12 (5.53%) PHP5
8 6 (2.76%) Python
9 4 (1.84%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (1.84%) Ruby
9 4 (1.84%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.38%) C
10 3 (1.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.92%) F#
11 2 (0.92%) Scala
12 1 (0.46%) FQL
12 1 (0.46%) PHP4
12 1 (0.46%) C++
12 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.46%) MCP
2 1 (0.46%) MCAD
2 1 (0.46%) MCSD
2 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.46%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) WCAG
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 132 (60.83%) Twitter
2 96 (44.24%) Google
3 17 (7.83%) Zend
4 16 (7.37%) Adobe
5 7 (3.23%) Oracle
5 7 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.30%) Ab Initio
7 4 (1.84%) Apple
7 4 (1.84%) Coremetrics
8 3 (1.38%) JBoss
8 3 (1.38%) Omniture
8 3 (1.38%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.92%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.92%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.46%) ExactTarget
10 1 (0.46%) McAfee
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