Period
to 22 September 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 22 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.

Firebase
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 815 871
Rank change year-on-year -21 +56 -
Contract jobs citing Firebase 24 33 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.036% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.12% 0.24% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 1
England median daily rate £475 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -37.50% -
10th Percentile £364 £301 £575
90th Percentile £610 £425 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £375 £600
% change year-on-year +26.67% -37.50% -
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 20,613 13,859 11,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.13% 15.27% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,292 9,573 7,748
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £607
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 195 158
England median hourly rate £18.89 £20.91 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.66% +10.05% -17.39%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.66
90th Percentile £69.10 £63.75 £52.03
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.77
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.54% -16.57%

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 22 September 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 22 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 -21 19 £475 +26.67% 4
South East -21 2 - - 1
South West -10 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £330 -
Midlands - 1 £330 -
Firebase
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Google
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 9 (37.50%) Node.js
5 8 (33.33%) React
6 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Protractor
7 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Advertising
8 5 (20.83%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (12.50%) Serverless
10 3 (12.50%) ES7
10 3 (12.50%) Tealium
10 3 (12.50%) Microservices
10 3 (12.50%) A/B Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Sass

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 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Anypoint
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) WebTrends
2 1 (4.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Serverless
3 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) BrowserStack
3 2 (8.33%) npm
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Functions
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) IPv6
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Bigtable
3 1 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Protractor
3 2 (8.33%) Android Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Gradle
3 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (4.17%) fastlane
4 1 (4.17%) git-flow
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) webpack
4 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (12.50%) Tester
3 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) Node.js
3 8 (33.33%) React
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (8.33%) Angular 2
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (8.33%) Kafka
6 2 (8.33%) PrimeNG
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.50%) A/B Testing
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) Microservices
5 3 (12.50%) Tag Management
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) HOOD
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Android Development
7 1 (4.17%) Marketing Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) ES7
5 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.33%) ES6
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kibana
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe
3 3 (12.50%) Hotjar
3 3 (12.50%) Tealium
4 2 (8.33%) Apigee
4 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.17%) PubNub