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 24 April 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.

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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 505 493 400
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -93
Contract jobs citing Facebook 78 89 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.39% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 68
Average daily rate
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£353 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +61.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22947 22934 20258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 45.61% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 13172 11100
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1016 1130
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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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 24 April 2015.

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

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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 24 April 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
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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 +2 43 £364 -3.00% 57
South East -11 15 £360 -7.09% 24
Yorkshire -14 7 £410 -3.52% 4
East Midlands +7 5 £300 - 4
North West - 4 £325 - 18
East of England +18 3 £375 -16.66% 5
South West 0 2 £325 -35.03% 3
West Midlands -13 2 £300 -14.28% 5
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UK

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 68 (56.67%) Twitter
2 50 (41.67%) HTML
3 49 (40.83%) JavaScript
4 43 (35.83%) Social Media
5 41 (34.17%) CSS
6 35 (29.17%) Marketing
7 33 (27.50%) Google
8 31 (25.83%) HTML5
9 27 (22.50%) CSS3
10 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (20.83%) jQuery
12 23 (19.17%) JSON
13 21 (17.50%) Apple iOS
14 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 18 (15.00%) PHP
15 18 (15.00%) .NET
16 17 (14.17%) Digital Marketing
17 16 (13.33%) Photoshop
17 16 (13.33%) iOS Development
17 16 (13.33%) User Experience
18 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
18 15 (12.50%) C#
18 15 (12.50%) Web Services
18 15 (12.50%) Android
19 14 (11.67%) Social Network
19 14 (11.67%) Degree
19 14 (11.67%) TDD
19 14 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
20 13 (10.83%) Analytics
20 13 (10.83%) Mobile App

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (8.33%) Node.js
2 6 (5.00%) WordPress
2 6 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.50%) IIS
4 2 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.83%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.50%) InDesign
5 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.67%) MS Office
6 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Radian6
2 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Google Analytics
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 4 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Internet
2 7 (5.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) MySQL
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.17%) Subversion
3 4 (3.33%) Xcode
3 4 (3.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (2.50%) Grunt
4 3 (2.50%) NUnit
4 3 (2.50%) MSTest
4 3 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.50%) Moq
5 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.83%) Gradle
6 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.83%) Bower
6 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.83%) Maven
6 1 (0.83%) Ant
6 1 (0.83%) Firebug
6 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (29.17%) Marketing
2 13 (10.83%) Advertising
3 10 (8.33%) Finance
4 8 (6.67%) Games
5 5 (4.17%) Legal
5 5 (4.17%) Retail
6 3 (2.50%) Electronics
6 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.67%) Automotive
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (60.83%) Developer
2 14 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (10.83%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Analyst
5 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.83%) UI Programmer
7 7 (5.83%) Social Media Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Junior
7 7 (5.83%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Android Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Designer
8 6 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.17%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 4 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.67%) HTML
2 41 (34.17%) CSS
3 31 (25.83%) HTML5
4 27 (22.50%) CSS3
5 25 (20.83%) jQuery
6 23 (19.17%) JSON
7 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 18 (15.00%) .NET
9 15 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 15 (12.50%) Web Services
10 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
11 11 (9.17%) iOS SDK
11 11 (9.17%) Ajax
12 9 (7.50%) Sass
12 9 (7.50%) XML
12 9 (7.50%) WCF
12 9 (7.50%) RESTful
13 8 (6.67%) REST
14 7 (5.83%) Google Maps API
15 5 (4.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.83%) Social Media
2 16 (13.33%) User Experience
3 14 (11.67%) Social Network
4 13 (10.83%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.33%) Blog
6 9 (7.50%) Visualisation
7 7 (5.83%) iPhone
8 6 (5.00%) RIA
8 6 (5.00%) Data Structures
9 5 (4.17%) Algorithms
9 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.17%) iPad
10 4 (3.33%) Streaming Video
10 4 (3.33%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.50%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.67%) Social Gaming
12 2 (1.67%) Copywriting
12 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 15 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (4.17%) Windows
3 5 (4.17%) Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) UNIX
5 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.17%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 14 (11.67%) TDD
4 14 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (10.83%) Analytics
5 13 (10.83%) CRM
5 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
6 12 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.00%) Scrum
7 10 (8.33%) OO
7 10 (8.33%) Android Development
8 9 (7.50%) MVC
9 8 (6.67%) Time Management
10 7 (5.83%) Content Management
10 7 (5.83%) Project Management
10 7 (5.83%) Web Development
11 5 (4.17%) SEO
11 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.17%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.00%) PHP
3 15 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (8.33%) Java
5 8 (6.67%) SQL
6 6 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.33%) C++
8 3 (2.50%) C
8 3 (2.50%) PHP5
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.67%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 68 (56.67%) Twitter
2 33 (27.50%) Google
3 11 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.17%) Adobe
4 3 (2.50%) Apple
5 2 (1.67%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.67%) Sony
5 2 (1.67%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.83%) Sysomos
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Foundry
6 1 (0.83%) Sencha
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