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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 637 630 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.038% 0.048% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £275 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
10478 10489 9734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.80% 18.49% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6878 6380 6010
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 388 329
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.06 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Facebook Platform Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 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 2 May 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
England -2 2 £430 +7.50%
London -30 2 £430 +7.50%

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 8 (100.00%) Facebook
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Social Media
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Google
4 4 (50.00%) SEO
4 4 (50.00%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) Google Maps API
5 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Skype
5 3 (37.50%) API Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) AdWords
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics

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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Radian6
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AdWords
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (75.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Facebook Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Games Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
2 3 (37.50%) Google Maps API
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) API Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Social Media Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Econometrics
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Facebook
2 4 (50.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) DoubleClick
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Omniture
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Yahoo!