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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £306
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £32.50
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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
114 102 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.86% 45.54% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 25
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £13.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +50.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £20.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £21.80 £22.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Social Gaming

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Social Gaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL