The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxford region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.43% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £263 £295
% change year-on-year
+61.90% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £8.50
% change year-on-year
- +223.52%
Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 120 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.34% 47.62% 61.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 74 93
Average daily rate £330 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £16.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Facebook
Oxfordshire

Facebook
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

Facebook
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

Facebook
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter