The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 361 342 319
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -23
Contract jobs citing Facebook 41 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.63% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 35
Average daily rate
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£353 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £233 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £425 £260
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +63.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.48
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England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9530 9875 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.57% 44.07% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6223 6354 6044
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 222 227
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in London

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in London

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in London

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in London

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London +14 7 £350 +12.90% 17
Ealing - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Coulsdon - - - - 1
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 45 (59.21%) Twitter
2 30 (39.47%) Social Media
2 30 (39.47%) HTML
3 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.89%) CSS
4 19 (25.00%) Google
5 17 (22.37%) JSON
5 17 (22.37%) Apple iOS
6 16 (21.05%) HTML5
6 16 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (17.11%) Marketing
9 12 (15.79%) Photoshop
9 12 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 12 (15.79%) Android
10 11 (14.47%) jQuery
10 11 (14.47%) iOS SDK
10 11 (14.47%) CSS3
10 11 (14.47%) Backbone.js
10 11 (14.47%) Java
10 11 (14.47%) Web Services
11 10 (13.16%) CRM
11 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 10 (13.16%) Adobe
11 10 (13.16%) Mobile App
11 10 (13.16%) Blog
12 9 (11.84%) RESTful
12 9 (11.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (11.84%) XML
12 9 (11.84%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (7.89%) CMS
1 6 (7.89%) WordPress
1 6 (7.89%) Node.js
2 1 (1.32%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.32%) Radian6
2 1 (1.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) Subversion
3 5 (6.58%) Grunt
3 5 (6.58%) Xcode
4 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.63%) NUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.63%) MSTest
5 2 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.63%) Moq
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Bower
6 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (17.11%) Marketing
2 6 (7.89%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Back Office
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (64.47%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.84%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (11.84%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Designer
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Android Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) HTML
2 25 (32.89%) CSS
3 17 (22.37%) JSON
4 16 (21.05%) HTML5
4 16 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.47%) iOS SDK
5 11 (14.47%) Backbone.js
5 11 (14.47%) jQuery
5 11 (14.47%) CSS3
5 11 (14.47%) Web Services
6 9 (11.84%) XML
6 9 (11.84%) .NET
6 9 (11.84%) RESTful
7 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 7 (9.21%) REST
8 7 (9.21%) Sass
9 6 (7.89%) Google Maps API
10 4 (5.26%) Ajax
10 4 (5.26%) XHTML
10 4 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (39.47%) Social Media
2 10 (13.16%) Blog
2 10 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.53%) User Experience
4 5 (6.58%) Animation
4 5 (6.58%) Social Network
5 4 (5.26%) Podcast
6 3 (3.95%) iPad
6 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.95%) iPhone
6 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.95%) GIS
6 3 (3.95%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.63%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.63%) Flash Games
7 2 (2.63%) Social Gaming
8 1 (1.32%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.32%) Arduino
8 1 (1.32%) Physics
8 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Apple iOS
2 12 (15.79%) Android
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.32%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) UNIX
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.79%) iOS Development
3 10 (13.16%) CRM
3 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 9 (11.84%) TDD
4 9 (11.84%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (10.53%) Web Development
6 7 (9.21%) MVC
6 7 (9.21%) Android Development
7 6 (7.89%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) OO
8 5 (6.58%) Content Management
8 5 (6.58%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Web Design
10 3 (3.95%) Scrum
10 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.47%) Java
3 7 (9.21%) C#
3 7 (9.21%) PHP
4 6 (7.89%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.95%) SQL
6 2 (2.63%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) PHP5
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) cPanel
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Twitter
2 19 (25.00%) Google
3 10 (13.16%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
4 1 (1.32%) Sony
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.32%) Zend
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.32%) Foundry
4 1 (1.32%) Sencha
4 1 (1.32%) Sysomos
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
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