Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 771 758 754
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -22
Contract jobs citing Facebook 93 97 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 88
England median daily rate £294 £419 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.85% -4.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £108 £213 £213
90th Percentile £531 £631 £525
UK median daily rate £348 £425 £430
% change year-on-year -18.24% -1.16% +22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
England median hourly rate £23.00 - £18.00
10th Percentile £21.50 - £16.00
90th Percentile £24.50 - £21.50
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.22% +25.00% +80.00%

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 39,817 39,480 44,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.30% 43.49% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,006 24,493 27,659
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.65% +6.13%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,488 1,283 1,478
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 55 £374 -13.58% 88
South East -7 19 £118 -71.08% 35
East of England -5 9 £425 -34.62% 12
Midlands +1 5 £350 +21.74% 18
West Midlands -19 4 £350 -6.67% 10
South West +1 3 - - 19
Yorkshire -8 2 - - 11
North of England -14 2 - - 66
East Midlands +12 1 - - 8
Facebook
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (54.84%) Twitter
2 38 (40.86%) Marketing
3 37 (39.78%) Social Media
4 29 (31.18%) Google
5 20 (21.51%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.35%) HTML
8 17 (18.28%) Analytics
9 16 (17.20%) Project Management
10 15 (16.13%) Adobe
10 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (16.13%) Photoshop
10 15 (16.13%) Publishing
11 14 (15.05%) Finance
11 14 (15.05%) Infographics
12 13 (13.98%) Adobe Illustrator
13 12 (12.90%) Advertising
13 12 (12.90%) TDD
13 12 (12.90%) Google Analytics
14 11 (11.83%) Copywriting
14 11 (11.83%) Node.js
14 11 (11.83%) Graphic Design
14 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (10.75%) HTML5
16 9 (9.68%) InDesign
16 9 (9.68%) Scrum
16 9 (9.68%) Python
16 9 (9.68%) Virtual Team
16 9 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 9 (9.68%) Microservices

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 8 (8.60%) CMS
2 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.23%) WordPress
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.08%) Jupyter
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 13 (13.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (9.68%) InDesign
4 8 (8.60%) Chatbot
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.15%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.08%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.08%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (4.30%) AdWords
5 3 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.23%) Slack
5 3 (3.23%) Trello
6 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.15%) SaaS
6 2 (2.15%) Serverless
7 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.08%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.08%) GitHub
7 1 (1.08%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.08%) Heroku
7 1 (1.08%) npm
7 1 (1.08%) Twilio
7 1 (1.08%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Internet
1 3 (3.23%) Skype
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Intranet
2 2 (2.15%) SMS
2 2 (2.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
1 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.30%) Big Data
3 4 (4.30%) Power BI
4 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.23%) Redis
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.15%) HBase
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.15%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.23%) MSTest
3 3 (3.23%) NUnit
4 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.15%) Crashlytics
4 2 (2.15%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.15%) JIRA
4 2 (2.15%) Mocha
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.08%) fastlane
5 1 (1.08%) Grunt
5 1 (1.08%) gulp
5 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 38 (40.86%) Marketing
2 15 (16.13%) Publishing
3 14 (15.05%) Finance
4 12 (12.90%) Advertising
5 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.30%) Multimedia
6 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.23%) Banking
8 2 (2.15%) Arabic Language
8 2 (2.15%) French Language
8 2 (2.15%) Games
8 2 (2.15%) Hindi Language
8 2 (2.15%) Indonesian Language
8 2 (2.15%) Malayalam Language
8 2 (2.15%) Tamil Language
9 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Developer
2 11 (11.83%) Designer
3 9 (9.68%) Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Graphic Designer
4 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Marketing Analyst
4 6 (6.45%) Social Media Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Junior
6 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) HTML
2 11 (11.83%) Node.js
3 10 (10.75%) HTML5
4 8 (8.60%) REST
5 7 (7.53%) .NET
5 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.45%) CSS
7 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.38%) Kafka
7 5 (5.38%) Redux
8 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.30%) Django
9 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (3.23%) Flask
9 3 (3.23%) React Native
9 3 (3.23%) RESTful
9 3 (3.23%) Sass
9 3 (3.23%) TensorFlow
9 3 (3.23%) Web Services
9 3 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (39.78%) Social Media
2 11 (11.83%) Graphic Design
3 9 (9.68%) Virtual Team
4 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.53%) User Experience
6 4 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.15%) Blog
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.15%) Fintech
8 2 (2.15%) iPhone
8 2 (2.15%) Social Network
8 2 (2.15%) Video Editing
8 2 (2.15%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (1.08%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Android
2 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.28%) Analytics
4 16 (17.20%) Project Management
5 14 (15.05%) Infographics
6 12 (12.90%) TDD
7 11 (11.83%) Copywriting
7 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (9.68%) Microservices
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
9 8 (8.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (8.60%) CRM
9 8 (8.60%) SEO
10 7 (7.53%) Content Management
10 7 (7.53%) Data Analytics
10 7 (7.53%) Web Development
11 6 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
11 6 (6.45%) MVC
11 6 (6.45%) Time Management
12 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.68%) Python
3 7 (7.53%) C#
4 6 (6.45%) Java
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) Scala
6 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.15%) PHP
6 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.08%) Go
7 1 (1.08%) Java 8
7 1 (1.08%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.15%) PhD
3 1 (1.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (2.15%) Oozie
2 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (54.84%) Twitter
2 29 (31.18%) Google
3 15 (16.13%) Adobe
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.30%) Tableau
6 3 (3.23%) Omniture
6 3 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco
7 2 (2.15%) comScore
7 2 (2.15%) DoubleClick
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) Tealium
8 1 (1.08%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.08%) Brightcove
8 1 (1.08%) Capita
8 1 (1.08%) HubSpot
8 1 (1.08%) Marketo
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle
8 1 (1.08%) Pardot
8 1 (1.08%) Sysomos