The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 560 596 498
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -98
Contract jobs citing Facebook 79 61 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 73
Median daily rate £434 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -65.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.91 £10.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -48.71%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24055 25705 25836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.08% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14703 15197 14415
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1098 1100
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Facebook
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Facebook Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Facebook
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +16 75 £438 +16.66% 83
London +19 53 £463 +22.51% 50
City of London +34 8 £400 +5.96% 15
East of England +24 7 - - 5
South West - 6 £365 - 2
North West +12 5 £240 - 11
Manchester +4 5 £240 - 6
Wiltshire - 5 £349 -
South East -8 4 £350 +21.73% 4
Essex - 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £350 - 1
Bury - 3 £315 -
Oxford - 3 £350 -
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
Reading +10 1 - - 1
Berkshire +7 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £430 - 1

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook 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.

1 56 (43.08%) Twitter
2 55 (42.31%) Google
3 47 (36.15%) Social Media
4 46 (35.38%) Analytics
5 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (25.38%) Marketing
7 30 (23.08%) Java
8 29 (22.31%) RESTful
9 27 (20.77%) JSON
10 26 (20.00%) TDD
11 25 (19.23%) Android
12 22 (16.92%) Git (software)
12 22 (16.92%) REST
12 22 (16.92%) Android Development
13 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
14 19 (14.62%) SQL
15 18 (13.85%) JUnit
15 18 (13.85%) Open Source
15 18 (13.85%) Digital Marketing
16 17 (13.08%) HTML
16 17 (13.08%) Apple iOS
16 17 (13.08%) Jenkins
17 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (12.31%) Google Analytics
17 16 (12.31%) Ruby
18 15 (11.54%) Web Development
18 15 (11.54%) Web Services
18 15 (11.54%) Gradle
18 15 (11.54%) Automation Testing
18 15 (11.54%) Appium

Facebook
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 9 (6.92%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (2.31%) WordPress
3 2 (1.54%) Apache
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.77%) Drupal
4 1 (0.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.77%) nginx
4 1 (0.77%) SAS
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.31%) MS Project
3 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.77%) InDesign
5 1 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Sprinklr
2 3 (2.31%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.54%) Radian6
4 1 (0.77%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) Google Analytics
2 15 (11.54%) Google Play
3 4 (3.08%) AdWords
4 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.31%) Socialbakers
5 2 (1.54%) GitHub
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.77%) Office 365
6 1 (0.77%) Route 53
6 1 (0.77%) Slack
6 1 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) HTTP
1 3 (2.31%) Intranet
2 2 (1.54%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) SMS
2 2 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (0.77%) DNS
3 1 (0.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) LAN
3 1 (0.77%) Network Security
3 1 (0.77%) SAN
3 1 (0.77%) Skype
3 1 (0.77%) Softphone
3 1 (0.77%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.77%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.08%) GIS
4 4 (3.08%) MySQL
4 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.77%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.77%) OLAP
5 1 (0.77%) OLTP
5 1 (0.77%) Redis
5 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.85%) JUnit
3 17 (13.08%) Jenkins
4 15 (11.54%) Appium
4 15 (11.54%) Gradle
5 14 (10.77%) git-flow
5 14 (10.77%) Hamcrest
5 14 (10.77%) jMock
5 14 (10.77%) Mockito
5 14 (10.77%) Robolectric
5 14 (10.77%) Robotium
6 6 (4.62%) Maven
7 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.54%) Ant
8 2 (1.54%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.77%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.77%) Capybara
9 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (25.38%) Marketing
2 13 (10.00%) Finance
3 9 (6.92%) Advertising
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) French Language
5 3 (2.31%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.54%) Military
6 2 (1.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.77%) Automotive
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 53 (40.77%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Android Developer
3 12 (9.23%) Java Developer
3 12 (9.23%) Senior Developer
4 8 (6.15%) Analyst
5 7 (5.38%) Digital Executive
6 6 (4.62%) Digital Developer
6 6 (4.62%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (4.62%) Marketing Officer
7 5 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 5 (3.85%) Marketing Executive
7 5 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.08%) Architect
8 4 (3.08%) Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) Copywriter
8 4 (3.08%) Data Scientist
8 4 (3.08%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 4 (3.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.31%) RESTful
2 27 (20.77%) JSON
3 22 (16.92%) REST
4 17 (13.08%) HTML
5 15 (11.54%) Web Services
6 13 (10.00%) CSS
6 13 (10.00%) HTML5
7 12 (9.23%) .NET
8 11 (8.46%) Node.js
9 10 (7.69%) iOS SDK
9 10 (7.69%) OAuth
9 10 (7.69%) Spring
9 10 (7.69%) XML
10 9 (6.92%) Hibernate
11 8 (6.15%) CSS3
11 8 (6.15%) Django
12 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.38%) jQuery
13 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
14 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (36.15%) Social Media
2 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.62%) Copywriting
3 6 (4.62%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.85%) Fintech
4 5 (3.85%) STB
5 4 (3.08%) Blog
5 4 (3.08%) Neural Network
5 4 (3.08%) Ontologies
5 4 (3.08%) Remote Sensing
5 4 (3.08%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.08%) Social Network
5 4 (3.08%) Statistics
5 4 (3.08%) User Experience
5 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.31%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.31%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.23%) Android
2 17 (13.08%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.92%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Windows
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.38%) Analytics
2 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.00%) TDD
4 22 (16.92%) Android Development
5 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.85%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (13.85%) Open Source
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 15 (11.54%) SOLID
8 15 (11.54%) Web Development
9 14 (10.77%) Code Coverage
9 14 (10.77%) Scrum
10 12 (9.23%) iOS Development
10 12 (9.23%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (8.46%) Pair Programming
11 11 (8.46%) Webhook
12 9 (6.92%) Content Development
12 9 (6.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.08%) Java
2 19 (14.62%) SQL
3 16 (12.31%) Ruby
4 12 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.46%) Python
6 9 (6.92%) C#
7 6 (4.62%) PHP
8 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.77%) Go
9 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.77%) Perl
9 1 (0.77%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) PhD
3 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) APMG
5 1 (0.77%) CCNA
5 1 (0.77%) CCNP
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.08%) Kibana
3 3 (2.31%) Nagios
3 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.77%) Cacti
4 1 (0.77%) Mesos
4 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (43.08%) Twitter
2 55 (42.31%) Google
3 11 (8.46%) Optimizely
4 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.85%) Adobe
6 3 (2.31%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.31%) Brandwatch
6 3 (2.31%) Crimson Hexagon
6 3 (2.31%) New Relic
6 3 (2.31%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.31%) Spredfast
7 2 (1.54%) DoubleClick
7 2 (1.54%) i2
7 2 (1.54%) Marin
7 2 (1.54%) Omniture
7 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.54%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.77%) F5
8 1 (0.77%) Juniper
Central London / West End
AWD Recruitment
Rate: £20,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago