The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 63 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing Facebook 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% 0.49% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.05% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £260 £295
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.49 £8.50
% change year-on-year
- +223.41%
Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
357 190 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.16% 46.23% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 90 95
Average daily rate £400 £256 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.09% +22.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £103 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 45 28
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £37.50 £41.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Facebook
East of England

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Facebook across the Essex region.

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the Essex region.

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Facebook
East of England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) FatWire
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) FatWire
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe