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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 365 311 292
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -19
Contract jobs citing Facebook 34 73 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.75% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 47
Average daily rate
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£353 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £420 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £438 £260
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +68.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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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
9544 9705 8961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 44.66% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6261 6202 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 212 239
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 February 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 February 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 +11 5 £350 +12.90% 20
Ealing - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
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England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (64.38%) Twitter
2 27 (36.99%) HTML
3 26 (35.62%) Social Media
4 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
5 22 (30.14%) CSS
6 20 (27.40%) Google
7 18 (24.66%) Apple iOS
8 14 (19.18%) iOS Development
9 13 (17.81%) iOS SDK
9 13 (17.81%) Marketing
9 13 (17.81%) JSON
10 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (16.44%) Photoshop
10 12 (16.44%) PHP
10 12 (16.44%) Web Services
10 12 (16.44%) AngularJS
11 11 (15.07%) HTML5
11 11 (15.07%) jQuery
11 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
11 11 (15.07%) Adobe
11 11 (15.07%) Subversion
11 11 (15.07%) User Experience
12 10 (13.70%) XML
12 10 (13.70%) Java
12 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
13 9 (12.33%) WordPress
13 9 (12.33%) Blog
13 9 (12.33%) MySQL
13 9 (12.33%) Objective-C
13 9 (12.33%) CMS

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (12.33%) CMS
1 9 (12.33%) WordPress
2 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Magento
3 1 (1.37%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) PaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 5 (6.85%) HTTP
3 3 (4.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
1 11 (15.07%) Subversion
2 7 (9.59%) Xcode
3 5 (6.85%) Grunt
4 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.37%) Ant
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) MSTest
5 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.37%) Moq
5 1 (1.37%) Gradle
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Bower
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (17.81%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Publishing
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Automotive
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) iOS Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Designer
7 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.74%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Digital Content Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) HTML
2 22 (30.14%) CSS
3 13 (17.81%) JSON
3 13 (17.81%) iOS SDK
4 12 (16.44%) Web Services
4 12 (16.44%) AngularJS
5 11 (15.07%) HTML5
5 11 (15.07%) jQuery
6 10 (13.70%) XML
7 8 (10.96%) .NET
7 8 (10.96%) Backbone.js
8 7 (9.59%) Google Maps API
8 7 (9.59%) RESTful
8 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.22%) REST
9 6 (8.22%) CSS3
10 5 (6.85%) XHTML
10 5 (6.85%) Apache Flex
10 5 (6.85%) Ajax
10 5 (6.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Social Media
2 11 (15.07%) User Experience
3 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
4 9 (12.33%) Blog
5 5 (6.85%) Social Network
5 5 (6.85%) Animation
6 4 (5.48%) GIS
6 4 (5.48%) iPhone
6 4 (5.48%) Podcast
6 4 (5.48%) iPad
7 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.74%) Flash Games
8 2 (2.74%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.37%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.37%) Arduino
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) Physics
9 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.96%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) UNIX
5 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) iOS Development
2 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) CRM
3 8 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (9.59%) TDD
4 7 (9.59%) Web Development
5 6 (8.22%) Project Management
5 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.22%) MVC
6 5 (6.85%) Content Management
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Web Design
7 4 (5.48%) Android Development
8 3 (4.11%) Analytics
8 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.11%) Time Management
8 3 (4.11%) Information Architecture
8 3 (4.11%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.44%) PHP
3 10 (13.70%) Java
4 9 (12.33%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.85%) C#
6 3 (4.11%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) PHP5
7 2 (2.74%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) VCP4
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) cPanel
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) Twitter
2 20 (27.40%) Google
3 11 (15.07%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) Zend
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.37%) Foundry
5 1 (1.37%) Sony
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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