The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 136 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Facebook 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% 0.064% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.16% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £375 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average 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 South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1200 1216 1357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.71% 39.11% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 692 807
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 91 80
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.33 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (42.86%) Social Media
1 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
1 3 (42.86%) APMG
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Softphone
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) RequireJS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 2 (28.57%) Softphone
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SOC Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) APMG
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
2 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire