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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank - 142 109
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.080% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.15 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- -19.90%
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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
1254 1254 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.25% 41.16% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 798 537
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 66 66
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.06 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +16.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Social Network
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe