The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Walsall region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 3.45% - -
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £260 £295
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.49 £8.50
% change year-on-year
- +223.41%
Vendors Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 44.83% 33.33% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £336 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.20 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Facebook
West Midlands

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

Facebook
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore