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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 352 377 327
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -50
Contract jobs citing Facebook 59 28 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.30% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 55
Average daily rate £340 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £253 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £473 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Facebook
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
8639 9421 9650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.85% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5683 6273 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 194 215
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 2 £315 -10.00% 17
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 1
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (69.88%) Twitter
2 37 (44.58%) HTML
3 36 (43.37%) CSS
4 33 (39.76%) JavaScript
5 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (27.71%) Google
6 21 (25.30%) HTML5
7 20 (24.10%) CSS3
8 19 (22.89%) Social Media
9 17 (20.48%) AngularJS
10 16 (19.28%) BDD
11 15 (18.07%) TDD
12 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
12 14 (16.87%) RESTful
12 14 (16.87%) Marketing
13 12 (14.46%) Ruby
13 12 (14.46%) PHP
13 12 (14.46%) MVC
13 12 (14.46%) jQuery
13 12 (14.46%) Sass
13 12 (14.46%) Analytics
14 11 (13.25%) Node.js
15 10 (12.05%) Front End Development
15 10 (12.05%) LESS
15 10 (12.05%) Unit Testing
15 10 (12.05%) Java
15 10 (12.05%) .NET
15 10 (12.05%) Advertising
16 9 (10.84%) C#
16 9 (10.84%) Intranet

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (13.25%) Node.js
2 6 (7.23%) WordPress
3 5 (6.02%) CMS
4 2 (2.41%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.20%) DNN
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Kentico
5 1 (1.20%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.61%) Radian6
3 2 (2.41%) Magento
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.23%) GitHub
3 3 (3.61%) Heroku
4 2 (2.41%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.20%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Intranet
2 8 (9.64%) HTTP
3 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) 3G
4 1 (1.20%) SMS
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) MySQL
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Jasmine
3 7 (8.43%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.43%) Grunt
3 7 (8.43%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (7.23%) Mocha
5 5 (6.02%) Capybara
5 5 (6.02%) gulp
5 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.02%) RSpec
6 4 (4.82%) Subversion
6 4 (4.82%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.61%) git-flow
7 3 (3.61%) RubyGems
8 1 (1.20%) Babel
8 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (16.87%) Marketing
2 10 (12.05%) Advertising
3 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Publishing
3 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Legal
5 4 (4.82%) Games
6 3 (3.61%) Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.20%) Electronics
7 1 (1.20%) French Language
7 1 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Developer
2 16 (19.28%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (14.46%) Web Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Angular Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (9.64%) HTML Developer
8 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.23%) C# Developer
9 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Web Manager
10 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Consultant
10 5 (6.02%) Social Media Manager
11 4 (4.82%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.58%) HTML
2 36 (43.37%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) HTML5
4 20 (24.10%) CSS3
5 17 (20.48%) AngularJS
6 14 (16.87%) RESTful
7 12 (14.46%) jQuery
7 12 (14.46%) Sass
8 10 (12.05%) .NET
8 10 (12.05%) LESS
9 9 (10.84%) Backbone.js
9 9 (10.84%) React
10 8 (9.64%) Google Maps API
10 8 (9.64%) Web Services
11 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
12 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.23%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (6.02%) OAuth
13 5 (6.02%) OpenID
13 5 (6.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Social Media
2 7 (8.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.23%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.02%) User Experience
5 3 (3.61%) Life Science
6 2 (2.41%) Blog
6 2 (2.41%) Social Network
6 2 (2.41%) W3C
7 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) iPhone
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.20%) Online Games
7 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.20%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.23%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) BDD
3 15 (18.07%) TDD
4 12 (14.46%) Analytics
4 12 (14.46%) MVC
5 10 (12.05%) Front End Development
5 10 (12.05%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.64%) Scrum
7 7 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.43%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.23%) Kanban
8 6 (7.23%) OO
8 6 (7.23%) SEO
8 6 (7.23%) Web Development
9 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) Information Management
9 5 (6.02%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.02%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.46%) PHP
2 12 (14.46%) Ruby
3 10 (12.05%) Java
4 9 (10.84%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) ES6
6 5 (6.02%) SQL
7 3 (3.61%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.20%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.20%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.20%) Go
9 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Capistrano
1 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (69.88%) Twitter
2 23 (27.71%) Google
3 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.61%) Sysomos
4 2 (2.41%) Akamai
4 2 (2.41%) Apple
4 2 (2.41%) ATG
4 2 (2.41%) Demandware
4 2 (2.41%) hybris
4 2 (2.41%) PayPal
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Alterian
5 1 (1.20%) Brightcove
5 1 (1.20%) Ektron
5 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) Sencha
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