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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 156 161 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.024% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.059% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
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
1517 1682 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.23% 40.17% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 885 818
Median daily rate £405 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 80 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 +2 1 - - 4
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Social Network
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Infographics
3 2 (40.00%) Content Development
3 2 (40.00%) Content Writing
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (40.00%) Blog
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Media

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 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Brand Awareness
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Executive
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SignalR
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Social Network
2 2 (40.00%) Blog
2 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Content Development
2 2 (40.00%) Content Writing
2 2 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Infographics
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin