Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Firebase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firebase over the 6 months to 11 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.

Firebase
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 826 863
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37 -
Contract jobs citing Firebase 31 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.038% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.22% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 4
England median daily rate £550 £375 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -26.83% -
10th Percentile £373 £318 £454
90th Percentile £650 £440 £610
UK median daily rate £550 £375 £513
% change year-on-year +46.67% -26.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Firebase is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23,146 16,244 11,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 17.09% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,213 11,379 8,158
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 199 172
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -11.63%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.20 £11.65
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.75 £56.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -16.28%

Firebase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Firebase in England

Firebase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Firebase in England

Firebase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Firebase in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Firebase in England

Firebase
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 Firebase within the England region over the 6 months to 11 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 +25 24 £600 +60.00%
South West -35 3 £413 +36.36% 2
South East -25 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £330 -
Midlands - 1 £330 -
Firebase
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Firebase 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 Firebase.

1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) Node.js
2 16 (51.61%) AngularJS
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 13 (41.94%) Google
4 13 (41.94%) React
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) MongoDB
6 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
7 9 (29.03%) Java
8 8 (25.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
9 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (22.58%) Fintech
9 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Advertising
11 5 (16.13%) Android
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) REST
11 5 (16.13%) Sass
12 4 (12.90%) Gradle
12 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
12 4 (12.90%) Vue.js
12 4 (12.90%) ES6
12 4 (12.90%) DevOps
12 4 (12.90%) Git (software)

Firebase
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 2 (6.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Anypoint
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (12.90%) Serverless
5 3 (9.68%) npm
6 2 (6.45%) Apigee
6 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Functions
6 2 (6.45%) Office 365
7 1 (3.23%) BrowserStack
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) IPv6
2 2 (6.45%) VLAN
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MongoDB
1 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Blockchain
3 2 (6.45%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Gradle
2 3 (9.68%) Protractor
3 2 (6.45%) Android Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Bower
3 2 (6.45%) Grunt
3 2 (6.45%) gulp
3 2 (6.45%) webpack
4 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.23%) fastlane
4 1 (3.23%) git-flow
4 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 5 (16.13%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Backend Developer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) AngularJS
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
1 16 (51.61%) Node.js
2 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) React
4 5 (16.13%) HTML5
4 5 (16.13%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) Sass
5 4 (12.90%) Angular 2
5 4 (12.90%) JSON
5 4 (12.90%) RESTful
5 4 (12.90%) Vue.js
6 3 (9.68%) GraphQL
6 3 (9.68%) Retrofit
6 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.68%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) Android SDK
7 2 (6.45%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (6.45%) Kafka
7 2 (6.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
2 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) Android Development
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile Optimisation
4 3 (9.68%) Presales
4 3 (9.68%) Progressive Web App
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) CRUD
5 2 (6.45%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (6.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) ES6
4 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.23%) ES7
7 1 (3.23%) Java 8
7 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kibana
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) PubNub
4 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft