Period
to 24 February 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 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 774 729 713
Rank change year-on-year -45 -16 0
Contract jobs citing Facebook 73 91 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 94
England median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £109 £210 £189
90th Percentile £588 £508 £469
UK median daily rate £325 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -16.13% +10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
England median hourly rate £30.25 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.21% -45.71% +55.56%
10th Percentile £15.03 £14.48 £14.65
90th Percentile £71.10 £39.33 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.42% -45.71% +55.56%

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 38,842 39,753 42,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.00% 44.74% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,706 24,690 25,558
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.99% +0.25%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,305 1,459 1,723
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.78%

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 24 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook in England over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 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
London -56 41 £313 -23.31% 71
South East 0 22 £198 -50.63% 35
South West +16 3 £475 +90.00% 12
Midlands +15 3 £375 +25.00% 20
West Midlands - 3 £375 - 10
East of England -15 2 - - 26
Facebook
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 40 (54.79%) Social Media
2 39 (53.42%) Marketing
3 36 (49.32%) Twitter
4 23 (31.51%) Google
5 21 (28.77%) Photoshop
6 20 (27.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (27.40%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (24.66%) Analytics
7 18 (24.66%) Infographics
8 13 (17.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 12 (16.44%) HTML
10 11 (15.07%) Multimedia
10 11 (15.07%) HTML5
11 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (13.70%) DevOps
11 10 (13.70%) InDesign
11 10 (13.70%) Graphic Design
11 10 (13.70%) Adobe
12 9 (12.33%) SEO
12 9 (12.33%) Video Editing
12 9 (12.33%) Publishing
13 8 (10.96%) Degree
13 8 (10.96%) Web Services
13 8 (10.96%) Copywriting
14 7 (9.59%) Docker
14 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
14 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (9.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (9.59%) Finance
14 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (5.48%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Photoshop
2 20 (27.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (17.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (13.70%) InDesign
5 7 (9.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (4.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (4.11%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (2.74%) Chatbot
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.85%) Google Analytics
3 4 (5.48%) IaaS
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.11%) AdWords
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.74%) GitHub
5 2 (2.74%) Serverless
6 1 (1.37%) Dialogflow
6 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.37%) MailChimp
6 1 (1.37%) Office 365
6 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
1 2 (2.74%) SAN
1 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.37%) DHCP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) FTP
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) Skype
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Big Data
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.74%) Redis
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) HBase
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) git-flow
2 1 (1.37%) Maven
2 1 (1.37%) PEAR
2 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.37%) WebPagetest
General
1 39 (53.42%) Marketing
2 11 (15.07%) Multimedia
3 9 (12.33%) Publishing
4 7 (9.59%) Finance
5 6 (8.22%) Banking
5 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (6.85%) Advertising
7 4 (5.48%) Retail
8 3 (4.11%) Legal
9 2 (2.74%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (1.37%) Billing
10 1 (1.37%) French Language
10 1 (1.37%) Games
10 1 (1.37%) German Language
10 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Designer
3 8 (10.96%) Graphic Designer
4 6 (8.22%) Campaign Manager
4 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Social Media Manager
6 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.11%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Digital Designer
8 2 (2.74%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Creative Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Marketing Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) HTML
2 11 (15.07%) HTML5
3 8 (10.96%) Web Services
4 6 (8.22%) .NET
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) Node.js
6 4 (5.48%) React
7 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.11%) CSS3
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.74%) jQuery
8 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.74%) Sass
8 2 (2.74%) XML
9 1 (1.37%) Django
9 1 (1.37%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (54.79%) Social Media
2 10 (13.70%) Graphic Design
3 9 (12.33%) Video Editing
4 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.22%) Virtual Team
6 5 (6.85%) User Experience
7 3 (4.11%) Photography
8 2 (2.74%) FMCG
8 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.37%) Blog
9 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.37%) EPoS
9 1 (1.37%) Fintech
9 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
1 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (24.66%) Analytics
2 18 (24.66%) Infographics
3 10 (13.70%) DevOps
4 9 (12.33%) SEO
5 8 (10.96%) Copywriting
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.85%) B2B
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analytics
8 5 (6.85%) Data Science
8 5 (6.85%) Project Management
8 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.48%) Actionable Insight
9 4 (5.48%) CRM
9 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 4 (5.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) C#
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.11%) Python
3 3 (4.11%) Scala
4 2 (2.74%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
4 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) R
5 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCITP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) MCTS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Twitter
2 23 (31.51%) Google
3 10 (13.70%) Adobe
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) New Relic
5 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) Sysomos
5 2 (2.74%) Telerik
6 1 (1.37%) Brandwatch
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Crimson Hexagon
6 1 (1.37%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.37%) Hootsuite
6 1 (1.37%) Meraki
6 1 (1.37%) PayPal
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Spredfast
6 1 (1.37%) Veeam
6 1 (1.37%) VMware