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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 503 489 398
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -91
Contract jobs citing Facebook 83 74 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.34% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 67
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £236 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 15
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.49
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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
22641 21630 19465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.18% 45.06% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13367 12551 10705
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% -1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1007 1106
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +15 36 £375 -6.25% 46
South East -18 19 £360 +2.85% 18
Yorkshire -15 8 £390 -8.23% 5
East Midlands -9 7 £223 - 3
East of England +4 5 £423 -6.11% 4
North West -19 5 £300 -4.00% 11
South West +6 2 £325 -35.03% 2
West Midlands -10 2 £300 - 8
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UK

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 72 (55.81%) Twitter
2 52 (40.31%) HTML
3 49 (37.98%) JavaScript
4 48 (37.21%) Social Media
5 47 (36.43%) Marketing
6 41 (31.78%) Google
7 40 (31.01%) CSS
8 34 (26.36%) HTML5
9 31 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (21.71%) JSON
10 28 (21.71%) CSS3
11 23 (17.83%) jQuery
12 22 (17.05%) Apple iOS
13 21 (16.28%) AngularJS
14 20 (15.50%) User Experience
14 20 (15.50%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (15.50%) .NET
15 17 (13.18%) Advertising
15 17 (13.18%) Analytics
16 16 (12.40%) Backbone.js
16 16 (12.40%) Photoshop
16 16 (12.40%) C#
16 16 (12.40%) Social Network
17 15 (11.63%) Degree
17 15 (11.63%) Android
17 15 (11.63%) Scrum
17 15 (11.63%) iOS Development
18 14 (10.85%) TDD
18 14 (10.85%) PHP
18 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (6.98%) CMS
2 7 (5.43%) Node.js
3 5 (3.88%) WordPress
4 4 (3.10%) Facebook Platform
4 4 (3.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.55%) Drupal
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.33%) InDesign
6 2 (1.55%) MS Office
7 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.78%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.43%) SaaS
3 4 (3.10%) PaaS
4 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) Internet
2 6 (4.65%) HTTP
3 2 (1.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.08%) MySQL
1 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.65%) Subversion
3 4 (3.10%) Grunt
4 3 (2.33%) Xcode
4 3 (2.33%) NUnit
4 3 (2.33%) MSTest
4 3 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.33%) Moq
5 2 (1.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.78%) Gradle
6 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.78%) Bower
6 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.78%) Mocha
6 1 (0.78%) Maven
6 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.78%) Ant
General
1 47 (36.43%) Marketing
2 17 (13.18%) Advertising
3 11 (8.53%) Finance
4 10 (7.75%) Games
5 5 (3.88%) Retail
5 5 (3.88%) Legal
6 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.33%) Publishing
7 3 (2.33%) Electronics
8 2 (1.55%) Front Office
8 2 (1.55%) Automotive
8 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (60.47%) Developer
2 18 (13.95%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (9.30%) iOS Developer
4 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.75%) Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Junior
6 7 (5.43%) Android Developer
6 7 (5.43%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Social Media Manager
7 6 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Consultant
7 6 (4.65%) UI Programmer
7 6 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (4.65%) UI Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.10%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.31%) HTML
2 40 (31.01%) CSS
3 34 (26.36%) HTML5
4 28 (21.71%) JSON
4 28 (21.71%) CSS3
5 23 (17.83%) jQuery
6 21 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 20 (15.50%) .NET
8 16 (12.40%) Backbone.js
9 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET
10 13 (10.08%) Web Services
11 10 (7.75%) XML
11 10 (7.75%) WCF
12 8 (6.20%) Sass
12 8 (6.20%) REST
13 7 (5.43%) Ajax
13 7 (5.43%) iOS SDK
13 7 (5.43%) RESTful
14 6 (4.65%) Google Maps API
14 6 (4.65%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.21%) Social Media
2 20 (15.50%) User Experience
3 16 (12.40%) Social Network
4 13 (10.08%) Mobile App
5 12 (9.30%) Visualisation
6 10 (7.75%) Blog
7 8 (6.20%) iPhone
8 6 (4.65%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.65%) RIA
9 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.88%) Digital Media
9 5 (3.88%) iPad
10 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.10%) Streaming Video
11 3 (2.33%) Animation
11 3 (2.33%) Copywriting
11 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.55%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Apple iOS
2 15 (11.63%) Android
3 7 (5.43%) Windows
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.50%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (13.18%) Analytics
4 15 (11.63%) iOS Development
4 15 (11.63%) Scrum
5 14 (10.85%) TDD
6 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.08%) CRM
6 13 (10.08%) E-Commerce
6 13 (10.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (9.30%) Content Management
8 10 (7.75%) OO
8 10 (7.75%) Android Development
9 9 (6.98%) Time Management
9 9 (6.98%) MVC
9 9 (6.98%) Pay per click
10 8 (6.20%) SEO
11 7 (5.43%) Project Management
11 7 (5.43%) Web Development
11 7 (5.43%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.98%) JavaScript
2 16 (12.40%) C#
3 14 (10.85%) PHP
4 12 (9.30%) Java
5 9 (6.98%) SQL
6 6 (4.65%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.10%) C++
8 3 (2.33%) C
8 3 (2.33%) Ruby
9 2 (1.55%) PHP5
9 2 (1.55%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.55%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.78%) Ada
10 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
1 2 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 72 (55.81%) Twitter
2 41 (31.78%) Google
3 13 (10.08%) Adobe
4 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.33%) Apple
5 3 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.55%) Sencha
6 2 (1.55%) Sony
6 2 (1.55%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) Foundry
7 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.78%) Sysomos
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