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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% -29.09%
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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
199 112 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.93% 46.09% 38.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 57 47
Average daily rate £334 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -42.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.64 £21.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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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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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

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter