Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Facebook Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Facebook Platform over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 863 861
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.032% 0.055% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
England median daily rate £445 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.27% +15.52% -14.71%
10th Percentile £423 £358 £264
90th Percentile £468 £539 £451
UK median daily rate £445 £419 £363
% change year-on-year +6.27% +15.52% -14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £22.27 -
UK median hourly rate - £22.27 -

Facebook Platform is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15662 18245 18668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.68% 18.59% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10357 11928 11888
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 457 552
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.22 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

Facebook Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Facebook Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Facebook Platform in England

Facebook Platform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Facebook Platform in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook Platform in England

Facebook Platform
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
London -12 4 £445 +6.27% 1
South East - 1 - - 1
Facebook Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Facebook Platform.

1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Django
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Flask
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Pyramid
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

Facebook Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) Flask
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter