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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 552 453 427
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -26
Contract jobs citing Facebook 60 131 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.57% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 65 113
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £28.75 £25.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.21% +14.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £25.08
% change year-on-year
-48.71% -22.24%
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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
23743 22981 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 45.64% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14353 13118 12598
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 1016 1014 1026
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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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 31 August 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

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 31 August 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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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 -43 31 £378 +2.02% 38
South East -47 18 £288 -17.85% 23
North West -33 2 - - 14
East of England +5 1 - - 4
West Midlands -8 1 £380 +46.15% 10
East Midlands -9 1 £185 -43.07% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 84 (58.74%) Twitter
2 64 (44.76%) Social Media
3 60 (41.96%) Google
4 59 (41.26%) Marketing
5 43 (30.07%) HTML
5 43 (30.07%) JavaScript
6 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (25.87%) CSS
8 34 (23.78%) HTML5
9 26 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (16.78%) CSS3
11 23 (16.08%) Scrum
12 22 (15.38%) .NET
13 21 (14.69%) TDD
13 21 (14.69%) JSON
14 19 (13.29%) Degree
14 19 (13.29%) Advertising
14 19 (13.29%) User Experience
15 18 (12.59%) AngularJS
15 18 (12.59%) Analytics
15 18 (12.59%) jQuery
15 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
16 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
16 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
17 16 (11.19%) WordPress
18 15 (10.49%) Apple iOS
18 15 (10.49%) SEO
19 14 (9.79%) Finance
19 14 (9.79%) Content Management
20 13 (9.09%) Social Network

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (11.19%) WordPress
2 10 (6.99%) CMS
3 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.50%) Node.js
6 4 (2.80%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (2.10%) Drupal
8 2 (1.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.70%) nginx
9 1 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.50%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.10%) InDesign
4 3 (2.10%) MS Office
5 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Radian6
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) PaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.70%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (3.50%) SMS
3 3 (2.10%) HTTP
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) WebEx
4 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) MySQL
3 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.20%) Subversion
3 4 (2.80%) Grunt
4 3 (2.10%) NUnit
4 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.10%) MSTest
4 3 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.10%) Moq
5 2 (1.40%) gulp
6 1 (0.70%) Mockito
6 1 (0.70%) Mocha
6 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.70%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
General
1 59 (41.26%) Marketing
2 19 (13.29%) Advertising
3 14 (9.79%) Finance
4 8 (5.59%) Games
5 6 (4.20%) Retail
6 5 (3.50%) Banking
6 5 (3.50%) Legal
7 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.10%) Automotive
9 2 (1.40%) Front Office
9 2 (1.40%) Publishing
9 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.70%) German Language
10 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (44.06%) Developer
2 15 (10.49%) Social Media Manager
3 13 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (6.99%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (6.29%) iOS Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Consultant
6 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.90%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (4.90%) Android Developer
7 7 (4.90%) UI Developer
7 7 (4.90%) Senior iOS Developer
7 7 (4.90%) UI Programmer
8 6 (4.20%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.20%) Junior
9 5 (3.50%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Analyst
9 5 (3.50%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Copywriter
10 4 (2.80%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.07%) HTML
2 37 (25.87%) CSS
3 34 (23.78%) HTML5
4 24 (16.78%) CSS3
5 22 (15.38%) .NET
6 21 (14.69%) JSON
7 18 (12.59%) jQuery
7 18 (12.59%) AngularJS
8 10 (6.99%) Sass
8 10 (6.99%) Backbone.js
9 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.59%) WCF
10 8 (5.59%) Web Services
10 8 (5.59%) XML
11 7 (4.90%) Google Maps API
11 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (4.90%) REST
12 6 (4.20%) RESTful
13 5 (3.50%) Ajax
13 5 (3.50%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 64 (44.76%) Social Media
2 19 (13.29%) User Experience
3 13 (9.09%) Social Network
4 11 (7.69%) Blog
4 11 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 10 (6.99%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.90%) iPhone
7 6 (4.20%) Copywriting
7 6 (4.20%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.50%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.50%) RIA
9 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.10%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.10%) Animation
11 2 (1.40%) Equities
11 2 (1.40%) Statistics
11 2 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.49%) Apple iOS
2 11 (7.69%) Android
3 6 (4.20%) Windows
4 3 (2.10%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (16.08%) Scrum
4 21 (14.69%) TDD
5 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
5 18 (12.59%) Analytics
6 15 (10.49%) SEO
7 14 (9.79%) Content Management
8 12 (8.39%) Marketing Strategy
9 11 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 11 (7.69%) MVC
9 11 (7.69%) Mobile Development
10 10 (6.99%) OO
10 10 (6.99%) BDD
11 9 (6.29%) Social Media Marketing
11 9 (6.29%) Android Development
11 9 (6.29%) Pay per click
11 9 (6.29%) Kanban
11 9 (6.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.07%) JavaScript
2 13 (9.09%) C#
2 13 (9.09%) PHP
3 11 (7.69%) Java
4 5 (3.50%) SQL
5 4 (2.80%) Ruby
6 3 (2.10%) C
7 2 (1.40%) C++
7 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.40%) Python
7 2 (1.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.70%) PHP5
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) Go
8 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.70%) Ada
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (13.29%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.70%) MCSA
5 1 (0.70%) MCT
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (58.74%) Twitter
2 60 (41.96%) Google
3 11 (7.69%) Adobe
4 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.29%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.59%) Sitecore
6 8 (5.59%) Spiceworks
6 8 (5.59%) Eloqua
7 4 (2.80%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.80%) Veritas
8 3 (2.10%) Apple
9 2 (1.40%) Sencha
10 1 (0.70%) Zend
10 1 (0.70%) Sony
10 1 (0.70%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.70%) Sysomos
10 1 (0.70%) PayPal
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