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 28 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.

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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 523 460 434
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -26
Contract jobs citing Facebook 74 111 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 84
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Average hourly rate - £24.75 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.15 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- -19.90%
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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
22756 22125 21487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 44.80% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13750 12512 11948
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1011 1115
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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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 28 July 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 28 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
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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 -23 38 £375 - 42
South East -29 21 £288 -17.85% 18
East Midlands 0 3 £145 - 3
East of England -1 3 £395 -1.25% 1
North West -21 3 £250 -9.09% 9
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Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 92 (60.13%) Twitter
2 71 (46.41%) Social Media
3 61 (39.87%) Google
3 61 (39.87%) Marketing
4 50 (32.68%) HTML
4 50 (32.68%) JavaScript
5 38 (24.84%) CSS
6 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (23.53%) HTML5
8 27 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
9 26 (16.99%) JSON
10 25 (16.34%) .NET
10 25 (16.34%) CSS3
11 23 (15.03%) Scrum
12 21 (13.73%) Photoshop
12 21 (13.73%) jQuery
13 20 (13.07%) SQL Server
13 20 (13.07%) User Experience
14 19 (12.42%) AngularJS
14 19 (12.42%) Analytics
14 19 (12.42%) TDD
15 18 (11.76%) Content Management
15 18 (11.76%) Advertising
15 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
15 18 (11.76%) Git (software)
16 17 (11.11%) Degree
16 17 (11.11%) Apple iOS
17 16 (10.46%) WordPress
17 16 (10.46%) Adobe
18 15 (9.80%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (10.46%) WordPress
2 11 (7.19%) CMS
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (3.92%) Node.js
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.61%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.96%) Drupal
6 2 (1.31%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.96%) MS Office
5 3 (1.96%) InDesign
6 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Radian6
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Google Analytics
2 7 (4.58%) SaaS
3 4 (2.61%) PaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.65%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.80%) Internet
2 5 (3.27%) SMS
3 3 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.19%) MySQL
3 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.58%) Subversion
3 6 (3.92%) Grunt
4 3 (1.96%) NUnit
4 3 (1.96%) MSTest
4 3 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.96%) Moq
5 2 (1.31%) gulp
6 1 (0.65%) Bower
6 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.65%) Mockito
6 1 (0.65%) Mocha
6 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.65%) Gradle
6 1 (0.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) jMock
General
1 61 (39.87%) Marketing
2 18 (11.76%) Advertising
3 13 (8.50%) Finance
4 11 (7.19%) Games
5 6 (3.92%) Retail
6 5 (3.27%) Legal
7 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.61%) Publishing
8 3 (1.96%) Electronics
8 3 (1.96%) Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Front Office
9 2 (1.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (47.71%) Developer
2 18 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (10.46%) Social Media Manager
4 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
5 9 (5.88%) Analyst
5 9 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (5.23%) UI Developer
6 8 (5.23%) Applications Support
6 8 (5.23%) iOS Developer
6 8 (5.23%) UI Programmer
7 7 (4.58%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (4.58%) Junior
7 7 (4.58%) Consultant
7 7 (4.58%) Android Developer
8 6 (3.92%) Technical Support
8 6 (3.92%) Senior iOS Developer
9 5 (3.27%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.68%) HTML
2 38 (24.84%) CSS
3 36 (23.53%) HTML5
4 26 (16.99%) JSON
5 25 (16.34%) .NET
5 25 (16.34%) CSS3
6 21 (13.73%) jQuery
7 19 (12.42%) AngularJS
8 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET
8 13 (8.50%) Web Services
9 12 (7.84%) Backbone.js
10 11 (7.19%) Sass
10 11 (7.19%) XML
11 10 (6.54%) REST
12 9 (5.88%) WCF
13 7 (4.58%) Google Maps API
13 7 (4.58%) RESTful
13 7 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.58%) Ajax
14 6 (3.92%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (46.41%) Social Media
2 20 (13.07%) User Experience
3 13 (8.50%) Blog
4 12 (7.84%) Social Network
5 11 (7.19%) Visualisation
6 10 (6.54%) iPhone
6 10 (6.54%) Mobile App
7 8 (5.23%) Digital Media
8 7 (4.58%) Copywriting
9 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.92%) RIA
9 6 (3.92%) Data Structures
9 6 (3.92%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.61%) Streaming Video
12 3 (1.96%) Animation
12 3 (1.96%) iPad
13 2 (1.31%) Social Gaming
13 2 (1.31%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 14 (9.15%) Android
3 8 (5.23%) Windows
4 4 (2.61%) Linux
4 4 (2.61%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (15.03%) Scrum
4 19 (12.42%) TDD
4 19 (12.42%) Analytics
5 18 (11.76%) Content Management
5 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.80%) SEO
7 13 (8.50%) CRM
7 13 (8.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (7.84%) Marketing Strategy
9 11 (7.19%) MVC
10 10 (6.54%) OO
10 10 (6.54%) iOS Development
10 10 (6.54%) Mobile Development
11 9 (5.88%) Android Development
11 9 (5.88%) Social Media Marketing
11 9 (5.88%) BDD
11 9 (5.88%) Time Management
12 8 (5.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.68%) JavaScript
2 15 (9.80%) PHP
3 14 (9.15%) C#
3 14 (9.15%) Java
4 6 (3.92%) SQL
4 6 (3.92%) Objective-C
5 4 (2.61%) Ruby
5 4 (2.61%) C
6 3 (1.96%) C++
7 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.31%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.31%) PHP5
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.65%) Go
8 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) Ada
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCSA
6 1 (0.65%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 92 (60.13%) Twitter
2 61 (39.87%) Google
3 16 (10.46%) Adobe
4 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.23%) Sitecore
6 8 (5.23%) Spiceworks
6 8 (5.23%) Eloqua
7 4 (2.61%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.61%) Veritas
8 2 (1.31%) Apple
8 2 (1.31%) Zend
8 2 (1.31%) Sencha
9 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.65%) Sysomos
9 1 (0.65%) PayPal
9 1 (0.65%) Sony
9 1 (0.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) Yahoo!
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