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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 360 362 326
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -36
Contract jobs citing Facebook 43 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.41% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £403 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £425 £260
% change year-on-year
-16.47% +63.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.49
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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
9954 10721 9907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.52% 44.41% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6453 6981 6258
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 215 247
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +18 6 £350 +19.65% 13
Ealing - - - -
Coulsdon - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 38 (55.88%) Twitter
2 25 (36.76%) Social Media
2 25 (36.76%) HTML
3 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 20 (29.41%) CSS
5 18 (26.47%) JSON
5 18 (26.47%) Apple iOS
6 16 (23.53%) Google
7 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.59%) HTML5
7 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.12%) iOS Development
9 12 (17.65%) Android
9 12 (17.65%) TDD
9 12 (17.65%) Marketing
10 11 (16.18%) Photoshop
10 11 (16.18%) CSS3
11 10 (14.71%) iOS SDK
11 10 (14.71%) Backbone.js
11 10 (14.71%) Web Services
11 10 (14.71%) CRM
11 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
12 9 (13.24%) .NET
12 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
12 9 (13.24%) RESTful
13 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
13 8 (11.76%) REST
13 8 (11.76%) User Experience
13 8 (11.76%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (10.29%) Node.js
2 4 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) WordPress
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.47%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.47%) Radian6
2 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Xcode
2 4 (5.88%) Grunt
3 2 (2.94%) NUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.94%) MSTest
3 2 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.94%) Moq
4 1 (1.47%) Gradle
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.47%) Bower
4 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.47%) Ant
General
1 12 (17.65%) Marketing
2 6 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
2 10 (14.71%) iOS Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Social Media Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (2.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) HTML
2 20 (29.41%) CSS
3 18 (26.47%) JSON
4 14 (20.59%) HTML5
4 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
5 11 (16.18%) CSS3
6 10 (14.71%) Backbone.js
6 10 (14.71%) iOS SDK
6 10 (14.71%) Web Services
7 9 (13.24%) .NET
7 9 (13.24%) RESTful
8 8 (11.76%) REST
8 8 (11.76%) XML
8 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 8 (11.76%) jQuery
9 6 (8.82%) Sass
10 4 (5.88%) Ajax
10 4 (5.88%) UIKit
10 4 (5.88%) React
11 3 (4.41%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Social Media
2 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.76%) User Experience
3 8 (11.76%) Blog
4 5 (7.35%) Social Network
4 5 (7.35%) iPhone
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Streaming Video
5 3 (4.41%) iPad
6 2 (2.94%) BBC
6 2 (2.94%) Social Gaming
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Animation
6 2 (2.94%) Flash Games
7 1 (1.47%) Physics
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) W3C
7 1 (1.47%) Equities
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Apple iOS
2 12 (17.65%) Android
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Phone
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) iOS Development
3 12 (17.65%) TDD
4 10 (14.71%) CRM
4 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.29%) Android Development
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) MVC
7 6 (8.82%) Scrum
8 5 (7.35%) Content Management
8 5 (7.35%) OO
8 5 (7.35%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.88%) BDD
10 3 (4.41%) Vertical Search
10 3 (4.41%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.76%) Java
3 7 (10.29%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.41%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) PHP5
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) cPanel
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) Twitter
2 16 (23.53%) Google
3 7 (10.29%) Adobe
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Sony
4 2 (2.94%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Sysomos
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Zend
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) Foundry
5 1 (1.47%) Sencha
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Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: £200-£250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago