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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 620 633
Rank change year-on-year +37 +13  
Contract jobs citing Facebook Platform 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.083% 0.034% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +3.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Facebook Platform is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7204 8745 9031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.69% 17.94% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4632 5943 5758
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 204 307
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Facebook Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Facebook Platform as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
London -3 6 £445 +7.22%
Facebook Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 17 (100.00%) Facebook
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) Twitter
4 8 (47.06%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) Flask
4 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (47.06%) Django
4 8 (47.06%) Machine Learning
5 7 (41.18%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) Pyramid
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) Docker
8 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (11.76%) React
9 2 (11.76%) Social Media
9 2 (11.76%) Node.js
9 2 (11.76%) CSS3
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (11.76%) MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Big Data
1 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Django
1 8 (47.06%) Flask
2 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) Pyramid
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Node.js
5 2 (11.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
1 8 (47.06%) Machine Learning
2 7 (41.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C#
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Facebook
2 10 (58.82%) Twitter