The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank - - 85
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £265
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +60.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
458 424 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 44.34% 45.94% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 231 277
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 21
Average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £19.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Architect
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter
2 3 (75.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Zend