Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 731 765
Rank change year-on-year -29 +34 -133
Contract jobs citing Facebook 91 135 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.096% 0.14% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 78 67
England median daily rate £400 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +14.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £224 £200
90th Percentile £616 £532 £550
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 2
England median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -10.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £17.20 £16.00 £11.90
90th Percentile £41.60 £23.90 £28.90
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% -27.27%

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 40625 44273 44639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.81% 45.20% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 27361 26823
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1550 1921
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.38
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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 -76 59 £388 -13.89% 40
South East +19 20 £406 +1.56% 10
North of England +66 3 £313 +11.41% 14
Midlands - 3 £288 - 11
North West +8 2 £225 -6.35% 9
South West +1 2 £475 +36.20% 3
East of England -18 2 - - 4
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £200 - 7
Facebook
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook 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.

1 45 (49.45%) Social Media
2 44 (48.35%) Twitter
3 38 (41.76%) Marketing
4 29 (31.87%) Analytics
5 26 (28.57%) Google
6 17 (18.68%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (14.29%) Photoshop
10 12 (13.19%) DevOps
10 12 (13.19%) Docker
11 11 (12.09%) Java
11 11 (12.09%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
12 10 (10.99%) Redis
12 10 (10.99%) Google Analytics
13 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.89%) SEO
13 9 (9.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 9 (9.89%) HTML
13 9 (9.89%) Kubernetes
14 8 (8.79%) Infographics
14 8 (8.79%) CSS
14 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
14 8 (8.79%) Adobe
14 8 (8.79%) Multimedia
14 8 (8.79%) Banking
14 8 (8.79%) Workflow
14 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (5.49%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (4.40%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.40%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) SilverStripe
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 11 (12.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (4.40%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (3.30%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (3.30%) InDesign
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (1.10%) Chatbot
7 1 (1.10%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Sprinklr
2 2 (2.20%) Radian6
2 2 (2.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.99%) Google Analytics
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (7.69%) Serverless
5 6 (6.59%) AdWords
5 6 (6.59%) GitHub
6 3 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (2.20%) AdSense
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.20%) Firebase
7 2 (2.20%) Office 365
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Dialogflow
8 1 (1.10%) Dropbox
8 1 (1.10%) iTunes
8 1 (1.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
1 2 (2.20%) Skype
1 2 (2.20%) VPN
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) FTP
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) SSL
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) Redis
2 5 (5.49%) Big Data
3 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.20%) MySQL
5 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Power BI
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.10%) HBase
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.40%) Maven
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) git-flow
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) PEAR
General
1 38 (41.76%) Marketing
2 8 (8.79%) Banking
2 8 (8.79%) Multimedia
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Publishing
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.30%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 2 (2.20%) Games
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (1.10%) French Language
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Music Industry
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Developer
2 12 (13.19%) Social Media Manager
3 9 (9.89%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Campaign Manager
4 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Java Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (5.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Designer
7 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Architect
7 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Content Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Digital Designer
7 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Marketing Campaign Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Marketing Communications Manager
8 2 (2.20%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) HTML
2 8 (8.79%) CSS
3 7 (7.69%) Node.js
3 7 (7.69%) React
4 6 (6.59%) .NET
4 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (6.59%) Kafka
4 6 (6.59%) Web Services
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.40%) CSS3
5 4 (4.40%) HTML5
5 4 (4.40%) Spring
6 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.30%) Django
6 3 (3.30%) jQuery
6 3 (3.30%) OAuth
6 3 (3.30%) REST
6 3 (3.30%) RESTful
6 3 (3.30%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 45 (49.45%) Social Media
2 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.79%) Video Editing
4 5 (5.49%) Blog
4 5 (5.49%) User Experience
5 4 (4.40%) EPoS
5 4 (4.40%) FMCG
5 4 (4.40%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) Photography
7 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.10%) BBC
8 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.10%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.10%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Android
1 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) Analytics
2 17 (18.68%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (13.19%) DevOps
4 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.89%) SEO
5 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.79%) Data Analytics
6 8 (8.79%) Infographics
6 8 (8.79%) Workflow
7 7 (7.69%) B2B
7 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.59%) TDD
9 5 (5.49%) Microservices
9 5 (5.49%) Online Marketing
9 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.49%) Scrum
10 4 (4.40%) CRM
10 4 (4.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) Java
2 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.59%) PHP
3 6 (6.59%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) Scala
5 4 (4.40%) C#
5 4 (4.40%) SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.20%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.10%) ES6
8 1 (1.10%) GraphQL
8 1 (1.10%) R
8 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) PhD
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) GCP
1 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.59%) Terraform
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (48.35%) Twitter
2 26 (28.57%) Google
3 8 (8.79%) Adobe
4 6 (6.59%) New Relic
5 5 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.30%) Sony
8 1 (1.10%) Brandwatch
8 1 (1.10%) comScore
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) PayPal
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.10%) Sysomos
8 1 (1.10%) Tableau
8 1 (1.10%) Telerik