Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Facebook over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Facebook
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 222 223
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +57
Contract jobs citing Facebook 10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.46% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
City of London median daily rate £525 £281 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.67% -18.18% +15.55%
10th Percentile £193 £256 £201
90th Percentile £615 £312 £443
Central London median daily rate £525 £313 £344
% change year-on-year +68.00% -9.09% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median hourly rate - £19.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +111.11% -
Central London median hourly rate - £19.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +111.11% -

Facebook is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,667 2,602 2,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.05% 42.49% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,054 1,944 2,021
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £278 £298 £253
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 37
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +5.13% +9.15%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.85 £11.60
90th Percentile £30.83 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -2.56% +9.86%

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Facebook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Facebook in the City of London

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Facebook in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in the City of London

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in the City of London

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Facebook in the City of London

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £575 -
Facebook
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Social Media
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (30.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) New Relic
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (20.00%) Terraform
4 2 (20.00%) Serverless
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Redis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics

Facebook
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Serverless
3 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) HBase
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) git-flow
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) WebPagetest
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Campaign Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media Manager
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) React Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (10.00%) Akka
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Link Building
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Scala
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter
3 2 (20.00%) New Relic