The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 356 338 293
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -45
Contract jobs citing Facebook 61 75 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.67% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 77
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £163 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £6.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10564 11132 11879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 45.86% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6673 7089 7127
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 287 342
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +18 15 £350 +7.69% 15
Westminster - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 55 (50.46%) Twitter
2 40 (36.70%) Google
3 36 (33.03%) Git (software)
4 32 (29.36%) Apple iOS
4 32 (29.36%) iOS Development
5 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
6 30 (27.52%) HTML
7 27 (24.77%) Social Media
8 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
9 24 (22.02%) CSS
9 24 (22.02%) Objective-C
9 24 (22.02%) RESTful
10 23 (21.10%) Xcode
11 22 (20.18%) PHP
11 22 (20.18%) iOS SDK
11 22 (20.18%) Mobile App
12 21 (19.27%) Web Services
12 21 (19.27%) OO
13 20 (18.35%) HTML5
14 19 (17.43%) Marketing
14 19 (17.43%) Cocoa
14 19 (17.43%) MVC
14 19 (17.43%) Analytics
15 17 (15.60%) Cocoa Touch
15 17 (15.60%) TDD
15 17 (15.60%) OOP
16 16 (14.68%) Social Network
16 16 (14.68%) Android
17 15 (13.76%) JSON
17 15 (13.76%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (11.01%) CMS
2 10 (9.17%) Node.js
3 5 (4.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.59%) SAS
4 4 (3.67%) WordPress
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.92%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.92%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.92%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.83%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) Heroku
3 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) SMS
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) MySQL
2 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.67%) SQLite
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.92%) OLAP
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (33.03%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.10%) Xcode
3 15 (13.76%) Subversion
4 4 (3.67%) Selenium
4 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.75%) Grunt
6 1 (0.92%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Redmine
6 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.92%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 19 (17.43%) Marketing
2 9 (8.26%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.92%) Publishing
6 1 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (73.39%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) iOS Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Android Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (9.17%) PHP Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.67%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Social Media Manager
8 3 (2.75%) Architect
8 3 (2.75%) Web Analyst
8 3 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Copywriter
9 2 (1.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) HTML
2 24 (22.02%) CSS
2 24 (22.02%) RESTful
3 22 (20.18%) iOS SDK
4 21 (19.27%) Web Services
5 20 (18.35%) HTML5
6 19 (17.43%) Cocoa
7 17 (15.60%) Cocoa Touch
8 15 (13.76%) JSON
9 14 (12.84%) jQuery
9 14 (12.84%) CSS3
10 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
10 12 (11.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (10.09%) Backbone.js
12 10 (9.17%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (6.42%) Semantic HTML
13 7 (6.42%) Symfony
13 7 (6.42%) LAMP
14 6 (5.50%) REST
14 6 (5.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Social Media
2 22 (20.18%) Mobile App
3 16 (14.68%) Social Network
4 8 (7.34%) iPhone
5 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.42%) iPad
6 6 (5.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.50%) W3C
7 5 (4.59%) Smartphone
7 5 (4.59%) Graphic Design
7 5 (4.59%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.83%) Blog
10 1 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.92%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.92%) New Media
10 1 (0.92%) Arduino
10 1 (0.92%) BBC
10 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.36%) Apple iOS
2 16 (14.68%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Debian
4 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) iOS Development
2 31 (28.44%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.27%) OO
4 19 (17.43%) MVC
4 19 (17.43%) Analytics
5 17 (15.60%) OOP
5 17 (15.60%) TDD
6 15 (13.76%) Android Development
7 11 (10.09%) Content Management
7 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.17%) Web Development
9 9 (8.26%) SEO
10 7 (6.42%) ETL
10 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.42%) Data Analytics
11 6 (5.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (5.50%) Time Management
12 5 (4.59%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
2 24 (22.02%) Objective-C
3 22 (20.18%) PHP
4 12 (11.01%) SQL
5 10 (9.17%) Java
6 8 (7.34%) Python
7 6 (5.50%) C#
8 4 (3.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.83%) PHP5
9 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.83%) C++
10 1 (0.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.92%) PHP4
10 1 (0.92%) F#
10 1 (0.92%) Scala
10 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
2 1 (0.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (50.46%) Twitter
2 40 (36.70%) Google
3 8 (7.34%) Zend
4 7 (6.42%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.50%) Apple
6 5 (4.59%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.67%) Adobe
8 3 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle
8 3 (2.75%) Omniture
9 2 (1.83%) Eloqua
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.92%) ExactTarget
10 1 (0.92%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.92%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.92%) SAP
10 1 (0.92%) Sony
10 1 (0.92%) HP
10 1 (0.92%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £30 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Maket rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 25 days ago