The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 463 428 387
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -41
Contract jobs citing Facebook 107 127 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.58% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 86 112
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £190 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 £6.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.94% +262.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22056 21768 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.84% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12530 12144 12884
Average daily rate £388 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1003 1119 1283
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 2014.

Facebook Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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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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 -8 60 £375 +15.38% 78
South East +8 32 £350 -12.50% 12
West Midlands -16 5 £260 -4.58% 6
North West -6 4 £275 -6.77% 8
East of England -35 2 £400 +35.59% 1
North East - 2 - - 1
South West -32 1 £400 -9.09% 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 124 (63.27%) Twitter
2 86 (43.88%) Google
3 63 (32.14%) HTML
3 63 (32.14%) Mobile App
4 59 (30.10%) JSON
5 55 (28.06%) SQL
6 53 (27.04%) TDD
7 51 (26.02%) JavaScript
7 51 (26.02%) XML
8 49 (25.00%) CSS
9 47 (23.98%) Social Media
9 47 (23.98%) REST
10 44 (22.45%) SOA
11 42 (21.43%) Apple iOS
12 41 (20.92%) Internet
12 41 (20.92%) OAuth
13 39 (19.90%) Marketing
13 39 (19.90%) HTML5
13 39 (19.90%) iOS Development
14 38 (19.39%) Git (software)
15 37 (18.88%) Mobile Application Development
16 34 (17.35%) Use Case
16 34 (17.35%) OO
16 34 (17.35%) Java
17 33 (16.84%) Software Engineering
17 33 (16.84%) Rapid Prototyping
18 30 (15.31%) PHP
19 29 (14.80%) Web Services
20 28 (14.29%) OOP
20 28 (14.29%) Objective-C

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (11.73%) CMS
2 11 (5.61%) Node.js
3 10 (5.10%) WordPress
4 7 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.06%) SAS
6 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.53%) Lync
7 3 (1.53%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.02%) IIS
8 2 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.51%) Apache
9 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.51%) Drupal
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.51%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.04%) InDesign
4 3 (1.53%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.02%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.51%) SPSS
6 1 (0.51%) MS Office
6 1 (0.51%) Blender
Business Applications
1 14 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.53%) Tridion
2 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.53%) Office 365
3 2 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Heroku
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.92%) Internet
2 4 (2.04%) SMS
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) RFID
3 1 (0.51%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.71%) MySQL
2 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.04%) SQLite
5 4 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.51%) OLAP
7 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 38 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.27%) Xcode
3 17 (8.67%) Subversion
4 6 (3.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.53%) Selenium
5 3 (1.53%) Grunt
6 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.51%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.51%) Redmine
6 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.51%) Ant
6 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
General
1 39 (19.90%) Marketing
2 24 (12.24%) Games
3 13 (6.63%) Advertising
4 6 (3.06%) Retail
5 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.04%) Automotive
7 3 (1.53%) Finance
7 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Local Government
8 2 (1.02%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 143 (72.96%) Developer
2 30 (15.31%) Mobile Developer
2 30 (15.31%) iOS Developer
3 26 (13.27%) Lead Developer
4 24 (12.24%) Front-End Developer
5 15 (7.65%) PHP Developer
6 13 (6.63%) Android Developer
7 12 (6.12%) Analyst
7 12 (6.12%) Architect
8 8 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.06%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.06%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.06%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.06%) Designer
11 5 (2.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (2.55%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.04%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.04%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.14%) HTML
2 59 (30.10%) JSON
3 51 (26.02%) XML
4 49 (25.00%) CSS
5 47 (23.98%) REST
6 41 (20.92%) OAuth
7 39 (19.90%) HTML5
8 29 (14.80%) Web Services
9 26 (13.27%) RESTful
9 26 (13.27%) CSS3
9 26 (13.27%) iOS SDK
10 25 (12.76%) jQuery
11 21 (10.71%) Cocoa
12 19 (9.69%) Spring
12 19 (9.69%) Cocoa Touch
13 18 (9.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 15 (7.65%) Unity DI Container
15 13 (6.63%) Ajax
15 13 (6.63%) .NET
16 12 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (32.14%) Mobile App
2 47 (23.98%) Social Media
3 16 (8.16%) Social Network
4 9 (4.59%) Blog
4 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.59%) iPhone
5 8 (4.08%) iPad
5 8 (4.08%) W3C
6 7 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.06%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.55%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.55%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.04%) Animation
10 3 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (1.53%) Open Source
10 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.02%) Copywriting
11 2 (1.02%) Statistics
12 1 (0.51%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 23 (11.73%) Android
3 7 (3.57%) Linux
4 5 (2.55%) Windows
5 3 (1.53%) Solaris
5 3 (1.53%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) Debian
6 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) CentOS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.04%) TDD
2 44 (22.45%) SOA
3 39 (19.90%) iOS Development
4 37 (18.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 34 (17.35%) OO
5 34 (17.35%) Use Case
6 33 (16.84%) Rapid Prototyping
6 33 (16.84%) Software Engineering
7 28 (14.29%) OOP
8 27 (13.78%) MVC
9 22 (11.22%) Analytics
10 19 (9.69%) Android Development
10 19 (9.69%) Game Development
11 17 (8.67%) Content Management
12 16 (8.16%) SEO
13 15 (7.65%) Scrum
14 14 (7.14%) Web Development
15 13 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.63%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.06%) SQL
2 51 (26.02%) JavaScript
3 34 (17.35%) Java
4 30 (15.31%) PHP
5 28 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 13 (6.63%) Python
7 10 (5.10%) Ruby
8 9 (4.59%) C#
9 8 (4.08%) PHP5
10 7 (3.57%) C++
11 4 (2.04%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (1.53%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.51%) PHP4
14 1 (0.51%) F#
14 1 (0.51%) Scala
14 1 (0.51%) FQL
14 1 (0.51%) Perl
14 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) MCP
2 1 (0.51%) MCAD
2 1 (0.51%) MCSD
2 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.02%) WCAG
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 124 (63.27%) Twitter
2 86 (43.88%) Google
3 12 (6.12%) Adobe
4 9 (4.59%) Sitecore
5 8 (4.08%) Zend
5 8 (4.08%) Apple
6 6 (3.06%) Oracle
7 5 (2.55%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.53%) Omniture
8 3 (1.53%) DoubleClick
8 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.02%) FatWire
9 2 (1.02%) Eloqua
9 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.02%) SAP
9 2 (1.02%) JBoss
10 1 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.51%) Vignette
10 1 (0.51%) HP
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £30 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £17 - £22 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Weybridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 20 days ago