The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 17 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 Yorkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 115 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £425 - £213
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1148 885 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.63% 42.92% 44.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 413 519
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £221 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.17 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Facebook
England

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Facebook
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Facebook Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Facebook
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Facebook Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter
3 3 (60.00%) PHP5
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Symfony
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Zend
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Facebook Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) PHP5
2 3 (60.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Zend