The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 168 155 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £300 £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1806 1814 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.88% 45.62% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 867 634
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 111 114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £49.50 £45.00
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 the North West

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Facebook across the North West region.

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Manchester -9 1 £300 - 2
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 North West region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 7 (87.50%) Twitter
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Social Media
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (37.50%) iPad
4 3 (37.50%) UAG
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) MS Project
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) API Integration
6 1 (12.50%) OpenCart
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
1 1 (12.50%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (12.50%) Grails
1 1 (12.50%) J2SE
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (37.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) UAG
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Twitter
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Zend