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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 373 315 292
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -23
Contract jobs citing Facebook 25 78 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 53 43
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £257 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +10.16%
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 - - £20.00
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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
9588 9719 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.39% 45.09% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6391 6290 5561
Average daily rate £425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £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 193 219 277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 4 £338 +8.87% 9
Ealing - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (53.09%) Twitter
2 27 (33.33%) HTML
3 26 (32.10%) CSS
4 24 (29.63%) Social Media
5 23 (28.40%) Google
6 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
7 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
8 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
8 18 (22.22%) PHP
8 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (18.52%) Subversion
9 15 (18.52%) iOS Development
10 14 (17.28%) MVC
11 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
11 13 (16.05%) RESTful
12 12 (14.81%) jQuery
12 12 (14.81%) HTML5
12 12 (14.81%) iOS SDK
12 12 (14.81%) User Experience
12 12 (14.81%) MySQL
12 12 (14.81%) Web Services
13 11 (13.58%) Linux
13 11 (13.58%) LAMP
13 11 (13.58%) TDD
13 11 (13.58%) Marketing
14 10 (12.35%) OO
14 10 (12.35%) WordPress
15 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
15 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 9 (11.11%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (12.35%) WordPress
2 9 (11.11%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) Node.js
3 5 (6.17%) Apache
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.47%) Drupal
5 2 (2.47%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.47%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.47%) Magento
3 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Internet
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) Intranet
3 2 (2.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) MySQL
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.94%) Redis
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Subversion
3 8 (9.88%) Xcode
4 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.94%) Grunt
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) MSTest
6 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.23%) Moq
6 1 (1.23%) Mocha
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.23%) Bower
6 1 (1.23%) NUnit
6 1 (1.23%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.23%) Selenium
6 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 11 (13.58%) Marketing
2 7 (8.64%) Advertising
3 4 (4.94%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Finance
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 57 (70.37%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) iOS Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Designer
4 9 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Digital Content Designer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.47%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.47%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) HTML
2 26 (32.10%) CSS
3 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.05%) RESTful
4 12 (14.81%) jQuery
4 12 (14.81%) HTML5
4 12 (14.81%) iOS SDK
4 12 (14.81%) Web Services
5 11 (13.58%) LAMP
6 9 (11.11%) .NET
7 8 (9.88%) XML
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.64%) Google Maps API
8 7 (8.64%) CSS3
8 7 (8.64%) JSON
9 6 (7.41%) Apache Flex
9 6 (7.41%) Symfony
9 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.17%) Cocoa Touch
10 5 (6.17%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Social Media
2 12 (14.81%) User Experience
3 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.11%) Blog
4 8 (9.88%) Animation
5 5 (6.17%) Social Network
6 4 (4.94%) GIS
6 4 (4.94%) Podcast
7 3 (3.70%) iPad
7 3 (3.70%) iPhone
8 2 (2.47%) BBC
8 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.23%) Arduino
9 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.23%) Copywriting
9 1 (1.23%) Statistics
9 1 (1.23%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.58%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) iOS Development
3 14 (17.28%) MVC
4 11 (13.58%) TDD
5 10 (12.35%) OO
6 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.64%) OOP
8 7 (8.64%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.17%) BDD
10 5 (6.17%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.17%) SEO
11 4 (4.94%) Web Design
11 4 (4.94%) Android Development
11 4 (4.94%) Analytics
11 4 (4.94%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.70%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.22%) PHP
3 8 (9.88%) Objective-C
3 8 (9.88%) C#
3 8 (9.88%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) PHP5
5 3 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) cPanel
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Twitter
2 23 (28.40%) Google
3 9 (11.11%) Adobe
4 8 (9.88%) Zend
5 3 (3.70%) Apple
6 2 (2.47%) Sony
6 2 (2.47%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.23%) Foundry
7 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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