The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.20% - -
As % of the Vendors category 8.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Facebook
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 51.05% 37.50% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 28
Average daily rate £363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.55% +56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £403 -
Facebook
East of England

Facebook
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Facebook Platform
3 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) COM
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (66.67%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Facebook Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Games Developer
2 4 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (33.33%) COM
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter