The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank - 26 26
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.01% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £25.08
% change year-on-year
-48.71% -22.24%
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Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.72% 44.80% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 59 57
Average daily rate £375 £334 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Video Game Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree