The table below looks at the statistics for FQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook Query Language (FQL)
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing FQL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £428 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 236 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.56% 36.93% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 134 99
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £27.80 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

FQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing FQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

FQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

FQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

FQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

FQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

FQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex