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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 340 348 311
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -37
Contract jobs citing Facebook 60 68 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.61% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 79
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £163 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £6.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +204.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £25.08 -
% change year-on-year
-27.63% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10234 11062 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.68% 45.64% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6485 7033 7101
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £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 217 297 330
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Facebook
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 22 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 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 16 £363 +14.17% 13
Westminster - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 54 (50.94%) Twitter
2 38 (35.85%) Google
3 34 (32.08%) Git (software)
4 32 (30.19%) Apple iOS
4 32 (30.19%) Software Engineering
4 32 (30.19%) iOS Development
5 30 (28.30%) HTML
6 26 (24.53%) Social Media
6 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
7 24 (22.64%) CSS
7 24 (22.64%) Objective-C
8 23 (21.70%) Xcode
8 23 (21.70%) RESTful
9 22 (20.75%) iOS SDK
9 22 (20.75%) Mobile App
10 21 (19.81%) PHP
11 20 (18.87%) Web Services
11 20 (18.87%) HTML5
12 19 (17.92%) Marketing
12 19 (17.92%) Cocoa
12 19 (17.92%) Analytics
13 18 (16.98%) OO
14 17 (16.04%) Cocoa Touch
15 16 (15.09%) OOP
15 16 (15.09%) MVC
15 16 (15.09%) TDD
15 16 (15.09%) Social Network
15 16 (15.09%) Android
16 15 (14.15%) CSS3
16 15 (14.15%) Android Development

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (12.26%) CMS
2 9 (8.49%) Node.js
3 6 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.72%) SAS
4 5 (4.72%) WordPress
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.94%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.94%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Heroku
2 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
1 2 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) MySQL
2 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) SQLite
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.94%) OLAP
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.70%) Xcode
3 13 (12.26%) Subversion
4 4 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.83%) Selenium
5 3 (2.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.94%) Redmine
General
1 19 (17.92%) Marketing
2 9 (8.49%) Advertising
3 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Games
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Finance
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (73.58%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) iOS Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Android Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Web Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Social Media Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Digital Project Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Copywriter
10 2 (1.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.30%) HTML
2 24 (22.64%) CSS
3 23 (21.70%) RESTful
4 22 (20.75%) iOS SDK
5 20 (18.87%) Web Services
5 20 (18.87%) HTML5
6 19 (17.92%) Cocoa
7 17 (16.04%) Cocoa Touch
8 15 (14.15%) CSS3
9 14 (13.21%) JSON
10 13 (12.26%) jQuery
11 12 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (10.38%) AngularJS
13 10 (9.43%) Backbone.js
13 10 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.55%) Semantic HTML
15 7 (6.60%) Ajax
16 6 (5.66%) REST
16 6 (5.66%) Symfony
16 6 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Social Media
2 22 (20.75%) Mobile App
3 16 (15.09%) Social Network
4 8 (7.55%) iPhone
5 7 (6.60%) W3C
5 7 (6.60%) iPad
6 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.66%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.72%) Smartphone
7 5 (4.72%) Graphic Design
7 5 (4.72%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.89%) Blog
10 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.94%) BBC
10 1 (0.94%) Physics
10 1 (0.94%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.94%) Animation
10 1 (0.94%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.19%) Apple iOS
2 16 (15.09%) Android
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Debian
4 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Software Engineering
1 32 (30.19%) iOS Development
2 19 (17.92%) Analytics
3 18 (16.98%) OO
4 16 (15.09%) OOP
4 16 (15.09%) MVC
4 16 (15.09%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Android Development
6 12 (11.32%) Scrum
6 12 (11.32%) Content Management
7 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.49%) SEO
8 9 (8.49%) Web Development
9 7 (6.60%) ETL
9 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (6.60%) Data Analytics
10 6 (5.66%) Time Management
11 5 (4.72%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.53%) JavaScript
2 24 (22.64%) Objective-C
3 21 (19.81%) PHP
4 12 (11.32%) SQL
5 10 (9.43%) Java
6 8 (7.55%) Python
7 6 (5.66%) C#
8 4 (3.77%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.89%) PHP5
9 2 (1.89%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) PHP4
10 1 (0.94%) F#
10 1 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
1 1 (0.94%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (50.94%) Twitter
2 38 (35.85%) Google
3 8 (7.55%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.66%) Zend
4 6 (5.66%) Apple
5 5 (4.72%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.77%) Adobe
7 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle
7 3 (2.83%) Omniture
8 2 (1.89%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.94%) HP
9 1 (0.94%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.94%) Sony
9 1 (0.94%) SAP
9 1 (0.94%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.94%) ExactTarget
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Rate: £300 per annum
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
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