The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank - 38 27
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.49% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Facebook
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
173 205 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.58% 56.47% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 87 49
Median daily rate £388 £313 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £12.49 £35.06 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.37% +137.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Facebook as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Facebook across the Merseyside region.

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Facebook
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter