The table below looks at the statistics for Facebook Platform skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook Platform over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 645 632 624
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.031% 0.031% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £415 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.27 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9595 9696 9350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.58% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6401 6059 5627
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 324 353
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.95 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

Facebook Platform
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Facebook Platform as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Facebook Platform Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Facebook Platform
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK.

Facebook Platform Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Facebook Platform
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK.

Facebook Platform Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Facebook Platform
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 3 £415 +3.75% 1
England -4 3 £415 +3.75% 1
City of London - 1 £400 -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Facebook Platform.

1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media
4 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
4 3 (42.86%) Skype
4 3 (42.86%) API Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) Radian6
5 2 (28.57%) AdWords
5 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
5 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Omniture

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Radian6
1 2 (28.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AdWords
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Angular Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Facebook Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Games Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
2 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) MDX
3 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) API Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Econometrics
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) DoubleClick
4 2 (28.57%) Omniture
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) Yahoo!