Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 15 December 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
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 770 751
Rank change year-on-year -17 -19 +16
Contract jobs citing Facebook 90 90 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 63
England median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +7.02%
10th Percentile £200 £150 £221
90th Percentile £519 £623 £536
UK median daily rate £374 £433 £400
% change year-on-year -13.53% +8.13% +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
England median hourly rate £21.18 £29.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.97% +61.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £20.11 £17.20 £16.00
90th Percentile £22.26 £41.60 £21.35
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.87% +25.00% -10.00%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40,305 40,308 43,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.29% 42.43% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,417 25,483 26,731
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £240 £245
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,455 1,301 1,552
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.35 £45.43 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Facebook in England

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in England

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook in England over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in England

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Facebook in England

Facebook
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
London -11 52 £331 -23.41% 102
South West -15 18 £463 -2.63% 5
South East -28 8 £475 +18.75% 30
North of England -9 7 £388 +24.00% 45
North West -2 5 £388 +72.22% 38
East of England -3 3 £248 - 19
Yorkshire -10 2 - - 6
East Midlands +4 1 - - 15
Midlands -16 1 - - 29
Facebook
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 England region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 47 (52.22%) Twitter
2 46 (51.11%) Google
3 30 (33.33%) Marketing
4 26 (28.89%) Analytics
5 24 (26.67%) Social Media
6 22 (24.44%) Finance
7 20 (22.22%) Google Analytics
8 17 (18.89%) Advertising
8 17 (18.89%) Adobe
9 16 (17.78%) CMS
10 14 (15.56%) TDD
10 14 (15.56%) Content Management
11 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.44%) REST
12 12 (13.33%) .NET
12 12 (13.33%) Web Development
12 12 (13.33%) SEO
12 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.22%) HTML
13 11 (12.22%) Photoshop
13 11 (12.22%) Python
13 11 (12.22%) B2C
14 10 (11.11%) MVC
14 10 (11.11%) Statistics
14 10 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (11.11%) Degree
14 10 (11.11%) User Experience

Facebook
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 16 (17.78%) CMS
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.22%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.11%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (1.11%) InDesign
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 10 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (10.00%) AdWords
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (8.89%) MailChimp
5 6 (6.67%) Google App Engine
6 5 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (2.22%) Slack
8 2 (2.22%) Trello
9 1 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.11%) Cloudflare
9 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.11%) GitHub
9 1 (1.11%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.11%) Office 365
9 1 (1.11%) Serverless
9 1 (1.11%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) AMQP
2 3 (3.33%) Skype
3 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 2 (2.22%) SMS
3 2 (2.22%) WebEx
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Big Data
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.11%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.11%) Endeca
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.67%) Selenium
2 3 (3.33%) Hudson
2 3 (3.33%) MSTest
2 3 (3.33%) NUnit
3 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.22%) Crashlytics
3 2 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.22%) JIRA
3 2 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.11%) fastlane
4 1 (1.11%) Grunt
4 1 (1.11%) gulp
4 1 (1.11%) Mockito
4 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.11%) Xcode
General
1 30 (33.33%) Marketing
2 22 (24.44%) Finance
3 17 (18.89%) Advertising
4 5 (5.56%) Publishing
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.22%) Arabic Language
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Economy
6 2 (2.22%) Hindi Language
6 2 (2.22%) Indonesian Language
6 2 (2.22%) Malayalam Language
6 2 (2.22%) Tamil Language
6 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (10.00%) Analyst
2 9 (10.00%) Consultant
3 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
4 5 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
5 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (4.44%) Python Developer
5 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.33%) Designer
6 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Consultant
6 3 (3.33%) Junior
6 3 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) REST
2 12 (13.33%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.22%) HTML
4 8 (8.89%) CSS
4 8 (8.89%) Django
4 8 (8.89%) Node.js
5 7 (7.78%) Flask
6 6 (6.67%) JSON
7 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.33%) gRPC
8 3 (3.33%) Ninject
8 3 (3.33%) OpenID
8 3 (3.33%) React
8 3 (3.33%) Sass
8 3 (3.33%) Spring.NET
8 3 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (3.33%) Web Services
8 3 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Social Media
2 10 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (11.11%) User Experience
3 9 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.89%) Blog
4 8 (8.89%) Photography
5 6 (6.67%) Fintech
6 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.33%) Social Network
7 2 (2.22%) iPhone
7 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.22%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.22%) Wiki
8 1 (1.11%) Animation
8 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Android
2 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Analytics
2 14 (15.56%) Content Management
2 14 (15.56%) TDD
3 12 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (13.33%) SEO
3 12 (13.33%) Web Development
4 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.22%) B2C
5 10 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (11.11%) MVC
5 10 (11.11%) Statistics
6 9 (10.00%) Microservices
6 9 (10.00%) Project Management
7 8 (8.89%) Coaching
8 7 (7.78%) BDD
8 7 (7.78%) CRM
9 6 (6.67%) Data Analytics
9 6 (6.67%) Data Science
9 6 (6.67%) Logistics
10 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.22%) Python
3 9 (10.00%) SQL
4 8 (8.89%) C#
5 6 (6.67%) Java
6 5 (5.56%) Go
7 4 (4.44%) C
8 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.22%) PHP
8 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.11%) Java 8
9 1 (1.11%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.11%) R
9 1 (1.11%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.22%) PhD
3 1 (1.11%) CCNA
3 1 (1.11%) CCNP
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 6 (6.67%) Terraform
2 1 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (52.22%) Twitter
2 46 (51.11%) Google
3 17 (18.89%) Adobe
4 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.89%) Hootsuite
6 4 (4.44%) SAP
7 3 (3.33%) Cisco
7 3 (3.33%) Omniture
7 3 (3.33%) Tableau
8 2 (2.22%) comScore
8 2 (2.22%) Kenshoo
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle
8 2 (2.22%) Tealium
9 1 (1.11%) Apple
9 1 (1.11%) ATG
9 1 (1.11%) Brightcove
9 1 (1.11%) DoubleClick
9 1 (1.11%) hybris
9 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.11%) Yahoo!