The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - £32.50
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 Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 102 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.07% 62.20% 61.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 54 45
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £352 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Facebook
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) DoubleClick
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) DoubleClick
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter