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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Facebook
UK
Rank 556 538 559
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing Facebook 44 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 53 35
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £180 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-69.37% -

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
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Facebook within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Facebook Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Facebook
Top 16 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -6 44 £400 +14.28% 106
London -11 33 £331 -5.35% 52
South East +23 10 £400 -3.03% 7
City of London -4 10 £281 -34.59% 12
Surrey +23 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £400 - 1
Oxford - 3 £400 -
West Sussex +1 1 £525 +27.27%
East Midlands - 1 £300 - 2
Nottingham - 1 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £300 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Thame - 1 £425 -
Gatwick - 1 £525 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 44 (38.60%) Marketing
2 42 (36.84%) Social Media
3 41 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.82%) Twitter
5 33 (28.95%) Google
6 28 (24.56%) Analytics
7 26 (22.81%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (16.67%) Java
9 17 (14.91%) TDD
10 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
10 16 (14.04%) HTML
11 14 (12.28%) Project Management
12 13 (11.40%) CSS
12 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
13 12 (10.53%) Google Analytics
13 12 (10.53%) Facebook Platform
13 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (9.65%) Open Source
14 11 (9.65%) REST
15 10 (8.77%) RESTful
15 10 (8.77%) Android
15 10 (8.77%) MySQL
15 10 (8.77%) Mobile App
16 9 (7.89%) Android Development
16 9 (7.89%) Python
16 9 (7.89%) Finance
16 9 (7.89%) Pay per click
16 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (7.89%) Product Marketing
16 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (10.53%) Facebook Platform
2 5 (4.39%) nginx
3 4 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (1.75%) Apache
4 2 (1.75%) Moodle
4 2 (1.75%) WordPress
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Chatbot
2 4 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Sprinklr
2 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Google Analytics
2 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.63%) AdWords
3 3 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.88%) Google Play
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Route 53
4 1 (0.88%) Slack
4 1 (0.88%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Intranet
2 2 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) BGP
3 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) NFC
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) MySQL
2 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.39%) GIS
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.39%) Hudson
3 4 (3.51%) Selenium
3 4 (3.51%) Subversion
4 3 (2.63%) JIRA
4 3 (2.63%) Maven
4 3 (2.63%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.75%) Gradle
5 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.88%) Appium
6 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.88%) Grunt
6 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.88%) Mocha
6 1 (0.88%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (38.60%) Marketing
2 9 (7.89%) Finance
3 6 (5.26%) Advertising
4 5 (4.39%) Games
5 4 (3.51%) Retail
6 3 (2.63%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Publishing
7 2 (1.75%) Military
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.88%) French Language
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Developer
2 9 (7.89%) Android Developer
3 8 (7.02%) Product Manager
4 7 (6.14%) Digital Marketing Officer
4 7 (6.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (6.14%) Marketing Manager
4 7 (6.14%) Marketing Officer
5 6 (5.26%) Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Applications Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Digital Executive
6 5 (4.39%) Mobile Product Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Data Scientist
7 4 (3.51%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 4 (3.51%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Java Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Social Media Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.04%) HTML
2 13 (11.40%) CSS
3 11 (9.65%) REST
4 10 (8.77%) RESTful
5 8 (7.02%) .NET
5 8 (7.02%) Android SDK
5 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.02%) HTML5
6 7 (6.14%) JSON
7 6 (5.26%) Node.js
7 6 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (4.39%) Angular 2
8 5 (4.39%) Django
8 5 (4.39%) jQuery
9 4 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (3.51%) GWT
9 4 (3.51%) JavaFX
9 4 (3.51%) Laravel
9 4 (3.51%) TensorFlow
9 4 (3.51%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.84%) Social Media
2 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.26%) Social Network
5 5 (4.39%) FMCG
6 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.51%) Neural Network
6 4 (3.51%) Ontologies
6 4 (3.51%) Remote Sensing
6 4 (3.51%) Semantic Web
6 4 (3.51%) Statistics
6 4 (3.51%) User Experience
6 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.51%) Wiki
7 3 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.63%) Blog
7 3 (2.63%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.63%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Android
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.88%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.56%) Analytics
3 26 (22.81%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (14.91%) TDD
5 14 (12.28%) Project Management
6 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.65%) Open Source
8 9 (7.89%) Android Development
8 9 (7.89%) BDD
8 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.89%) Pay per click
8 9 (7.89%) Product Marketing
9 7 (6.14%) Content Development
9 7 (6.14%) CRM
9 7 (6.14%) DevOps
9 7 (6.14%) Machine Learning
10 6 (5.26%) B2C
10 6 (5.26%) Market Research
10 6 (5.26%) Scrum
10 6 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) Java
2 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.89%) Python
4 8 (7.02%) PHP
5 7 (6.14%) C#
6 4 (3.51%) Ruby
6 4 (3.51%) SQL
7 3 (2.63%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (1.75%) ES6
8 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) Perl
9 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Kibana
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Cacti
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Twitter
2 33 (28.95%) Google
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.39%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.51%) Adobe
4 4 (3.51%) Tableau
5 3 (2.63%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (1.75%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.75%) i2
6 2 (1.75%) New Relic
7 1 (0.88%) Apiary
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Brandwatch
7 1 (0.88%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (0.88%) Hootsuite
7 1 (0.88%) PubNub
7 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) Spredfast
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
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