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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 402 349 334
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -15
Contract jobs citing Facebook 31 75 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 74
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £215 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% -29.09%
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
10302 11039 11636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.80% 45.39% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6802 6959 7476
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 237 265
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.98 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +4 10 £378 +7.85% 8
Sidcup - 1 £380 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Twitter
3 23 (35.38%) Social Media
4 20 (30.77%) Google
5 19 (29.23%) TDD
5 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.15%) HTML
6 17 (26.15%) CSS
7 15 (23.08%) HTML5
8 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
9 13 (20.00%) CSS3
9 13 (20.00%) Marketing
9 13 (20.00%) JSON
10 12 (18.46%) Scrum
10 12 (18.46%) .NET
10 12 (18.46%) Apple iOS
10 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
11 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
11 11 (16.92%) Advertising
12 10 (15.38%) C#
12 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
12 10 (15.38%) BDD
13 9 (13.85%) Java
13 9 (13.85%) MVC
14 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.31%) Web Services
14 8 (12.31%) Android
14 8 (12.31%) Backbone.js
14 8 (12.31%) User Experience
15 7 (10.77%) Sass

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.23%) Node.js
2 4 (6.15%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Drupal
3 2 (3.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) Kentico
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (1.54%) DNN
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.54%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.54%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Grunt
3 2 (3.08%) gulp
3 2 (3.08%) NUnit
3 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) MSTest
3 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.08%) Moq
4 1 (1.54%) Mockito
4 1 (1.54%) Mocha
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.54%) jMock
4 1 (1.54%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (20.00%) Marketing
2 11 (16.92%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Games
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Finance
5 2 (3.08%) Automotive
5 2 (3.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) iOS Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Senior iOS Developer
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Social Media Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Copywriter
8 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.62%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.08%) PPC Executive
9 2 (3.08%) PPC Manager
9 2 (3.08%) PPC Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (3.08%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (3.08%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) HTML
1 17 (26.15%) CSS
2 15 (23.08%) HTML5
3 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
4 13 (20.00%) CSS3
4 13 (20.00%) JSON
5 12 (18.46%) .NET
6 8 (12.31%) Web Services
6 8 (12.31%) Backbone.js
7 7 (10.77%) Sass
7 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.77%) XML
7 7 (10.77%) WCF
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.23%) REST
9 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.69%) RESTful
9 5 (7.69%) jQuery
9 5 (7.69%) Google Maps API
10 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Social Media
2 8 (12.31%) User Experience
3 7 (10.77%) iPhone
4 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) Blog
6 3 (4.62%) Animation
7 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) Copywriting
7 2 (3.08%) Social Network
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.54%) BBC
8 1 (1.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.31%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) TDD
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
5 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 10 (15.38%) BDD
6 9 (13.85%) MVC
7 7 (10.77%) OO
7 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) Web Application Development
8 6 (9.23%) Android Development
9 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.15%) Analytics
9 4 (6.15%) Web Development
9 4 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.62%) Pay per click
10 3 (4.62%) SEO
10 3 (4.62%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.38%) C#
3 9 (13.85%) Java
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
5 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) Ada
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.54%) Go
6 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) MCT
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Twitter
2 20 (30.77%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe
4 2 (3.08%) Apple
4 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) Sony
5 1 (1.54%) Alterian
5 1 (1.54%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.54%) Ektron
5 1 (1.54%) Sencha
5 1 (1.54%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.54%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.54%) Zend
5 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.54%) Sysomos
5 1 (1.54%) PayPal
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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