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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 364 362 337
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing Facebook 39 33 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.33% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £269
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
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
9887 9951 9935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 43.98% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6509 6240
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 206 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 7 £350 -12.50% 12
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (50.00%) Twitter
2 27 (38.57%) Social Media
3 24 (34.29%) HTML
4 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.57%) JSON
6 19 (27.14%) CSS
7 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS
8 16 (22.86%) Marketing
9 15 (21.43%) Google
9 15 (21.43%) HTML5
10 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (17.14%) CSS3
11 12 (17.14%) iOS Development
11 12 (17.14%) Android
11 12 (17.14%) TDD
12 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
12 11 (15.71%) User Experience
13 10 (14.29%) CRM
13 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 9 (12.86%) Web Services
14 9 (12.86%) XML
14 9 (12.86%) .NET
14 9 (12.86%) Java
14 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
15 8 (11.43%) Backbone.js
15 8 (11.43%) REST
15 8 (11.43%) C#
15 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.57%) Node.js
2 5 (7.14%) CMS
3 4 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.29%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.43%) Drupal
5 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.43%) WordPress
5 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.43%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) PaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) HTTP
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Grunt
3 3 (4.29%) Xcode
4 2 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.86%) Moq
4 2 (2.86%) MSTest
4 2 (2.86%) NUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Ant
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) Mocha
5 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.43%) Bower
5 1 (1.43%) Gradle
5 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (22.86%) Marketing
2 7 (10.00%) Games
3 5 (7.14%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Developer
2 11 (15.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Social Media Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Designer
8 2 (2.86%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.86%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) JSON
3 19 (27.14%) CSS
4 15 (21.43%) HTML5
5 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (17.14%) CSS3
7 9 (12.86%) Web Services
7 9 (12.86%) XML
7 9 (12.86%) .NET
8 8 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 8 (11.43%) REST
8 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.00%) RESTful
10 6 (8.57%) iOS SDK
11 5 (7.14%) jQuery
11 5 (7.14%) React
11 5 (7.14%) Sass
12 4 (5.71%) Android SDK
12 4 (5.71%) WCF
13 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) Social Media
2 11 (15.71%) User Experience
3 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.00%) Blog
5 6 (8.57%) iPhone
5 6 (8.57%) Social Network
6 3 (4.29%) Streaming Video
6 3 (4.29%) Animation
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.29%) iPad
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Social Gaming
7 2 (2.86%) Equities
7 2 (2.86%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.86%) Flash Games
7 2 (2.86%) BBC
7 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.43%) W3C
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS
2 12 (17.14%) Android
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Phone
3 4 (5.71%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.14%) iOS Development
2 12 (17.14%) TDD
3 10 (14.29%) CRM
3 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.00%) Scrum
4 7 (10.00%) Content Management
4 7 (10.00%) Android Development
4 7 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 6 (8.57%) MVC
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) OO
6 5 (7.14%) Web Development
6 5 (7.14%) BDD
6 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (5.71%) Time Management
7 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.86%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.71%) PHP
6 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) Perl
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Ada
8 1 (1.43%) PHP5
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Twitter
2 15 (21.43%) Google
3 8 (11.43%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) Sencha
4 2 (2.86%) Yahoo!
4 2 (2.86%) Sony
4 2 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Zend
5 1 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.43%) Foundry
5 1 (1.43%) Sysomos
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