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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 384 396 366
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Contract jobs citing Facebook 52 38 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.37% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 40
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £268 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+35.65% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.27 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.15
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
9248 10297 10498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.78% 43.73% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6268 6824 6594
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 248 225
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Facebook as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 12 £450 +19.20% 12
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 37 (40.22%) Google
1 37 (40.22%) Twitter
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (34.78%) Analytics
4 26 (28.26%) JSON
4 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
5 25 (27.17%) RESTful
5 25 (27.17%) Social Media
5 25 (27.17%) TDD
6 23 (25.00%) Android
7 22 (23.91%) Android Development
8 21 (22.83%) REST
8 21 (22.83%) Java
9 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
9 18 (19.57%) JUnit
10 17 (18.48%) HTML
10 17 (18.48%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.39%) Gradle
11 16 (17.39%) Apple iOS
11 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (16.30%) Ruby
12 15 (16.30%) Marketing
12 15 (16.30%) Web Development
12 15 (16.30%) SQL
13 14 (15.22%) Web Services
13 14 (15.22%) Code Coverage
13 14 (15.22%) jMock
13 14 (15.22%) Mockito
13 14 (15.22%) Hamcrest

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.43%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (2.17%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.09%) nginx
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.09%) InDesign
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Sprinklr
2 4 (4.35%) Radian6
3 3 (3.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Google Play
2 6 (6.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.26%) GitHub
3 3 (3.26%) Socialbakers
4 2 (2.17%) AdWords
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.09%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) SMS
2 2 (2.17%) SSL
2 2 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) Network Security
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) Skype
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.35%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.09%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.09%) OLAP
5 1 (1.09%) OLTP
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.57%) JUnit
3 16 (17.39%) Gradle
4 14 (15.22%) Appium
4 14 (15.22%) git-flow
4 14 (15.22%) Hamcrest
4 14 (15.22%) jMock
4 14 (15.22%) Mockito
4 14 (15.22%) Robolectric
4 14 (15.22%) Robotium
5 8 (8.70%) Maven
6 4 (4.35%) Grunt
6 4 (4.35%) gulp
6 4 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.35%) Mocha
7 2 (2.17%) Ant
7 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.09%) Capybara
General
1 15 (16.30%) Marketing
2 10 (10.87%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Advertising
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Developer
2 19 (20.65%) Android Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Analyst
4 8 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (7.61%) Angular Developer
6 6 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Copywriter
7 5 (5.43%) Social Media Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.35%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Marketing Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) JSON
2 25 (27.17%) RESTful
3 21 (22.83%) REST
4 17 (18.48%) HTML
5 14 (15.22%) Web Services
6 13 (14.13%) HTML5
7 12 (13.04%) Node.js
8 11 (11.96%) CSS
9 10 (10.87%) iOS SDK
9 10 (10.87%) Spring
10 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
10 9 (9.78%) OAuth
11 8 (8.70%) XML
12 7 (7.61%) .NET
12 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
12 7 (7.61%) CSS3
13 5 (5.43%) LESS
13 5 (5.43%) Sass
14 3 (3.26%) Google Maps API
14 3 (3.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Social Media
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Fintech
2 5 (5.43%) STB
2 5 (5.43%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.17%) BBC
4 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.17%) Life Science
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Blog
5 1 (1.09%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.09%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.09%) Social Network
5 1 (1.09%) Statistics
5 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Android
2 16 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) Analytics
3 25 (27.17%) TDD
4 22 (23.91%) Android Development
5 17 (18.48%) E-Commerce
6 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.30%) Web Development
8 14 (15.22%) Automation Testing
8 14 (15.22%) Code Coverage
8 14 (15.22%) SOLID
9 13 (14.13%) iOS Development
9 13 (14.13%) Open Source
10 12 (13.04%) Automated Testing
11 11 (11.96%) Pair Programming
12 10 (10.87%) Scrum
13 9 (9.78%) DevOps
14 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (7.61%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) Java
2 15 (16.30%) Ruby
2 15 (16.30%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.43%) C#
4 5 (5.43%) PHP
4 5 (5.43%) Python
5 4 (4.35%) ES6
6 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.09%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) Go
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.09%) CCNA
3 1 (1.09%) CCNP
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) Cacti
3 1 (1.09%) Mesos
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Google
1 37 (40.22%) Twitter
2 11 (11.96%) Optimizely
3 5 (5.43%) Adobe
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) AppDynamics
4 3 (3.26%) Brandwatch
4 3 (3.26%) Crimson Hexagon
4 3 (3.26%) New Relic
4 3 (3.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.26%) Spredfast
5 2 (2.17%) DoubleClick
5 2 (2.17%) Omniture
5 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.17%) Sysomos
5 2 (2.17%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) F5
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
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