Period
to 24 February 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 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.

Firebase
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 810 812 843
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 -
Contract jobs citing Firebase 37 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.069% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
England median daily rate £375 £525 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +43.34% -
10th Percentile £325 £455 £312
90th Percentile £436 £560 £434
UK median daily rate £375 £500 £366
% change year-on-year -25.00% +36.52% -
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 17,383 11,511 7,587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 12.96% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,145 8,026 5,292
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.75% +2.06%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £275
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 160 121
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.96 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.13 £56.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.65 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% -6.76% -11.11%

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 24 February 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 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 -18 19 £385 -26.67% 9
South East - 17 £375 - 1
South West - 1 £205 - 1
Firebase
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 23 (62.16%) Mobile App
2 20 (54.05%) Android
3 18 (48.65%) Google
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 14 (37.84%) Node.js
5 14 (37.84%) Android Development
6 13 (35.14%) React
7 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
8 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (24.32%) C#
8 9 (24.32%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) OO
8 9 (24.32%) JSON
9 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.62%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
10 7 (18.92%) RESTful
10 7 (18.92%) Android SDK
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 6 (16.22%) SQLite
11 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Marketing
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) XML
11 6 (16.22%) Android Studio
11 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (2.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) npm
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQLite
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) BigQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Android Studio
3 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.81%) gulp
4 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.81%) PostCSS
5 3 (8.11%) Bower
5 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
5 3 (8.11%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Mockito
5 3 (8.11%) UI Automator
5 3 (8.11%) webpack
6 2 (5.41%) Babel
6 2 (5.41%) git-flow
6 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.41%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Android Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.41%) React Developer
7 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Delphi Developer
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Node.js
2 13 (35.14%) React
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) JSON
3 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (21.62%) .NET
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 7 (18.92%) Android SDK
5 7 (18.92%) RESTful
6 6 (16.22%) Lambda Expressions
6 6 (16.22%) REST
6 6 (16.22%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (13.51%) CSS3
7 5 (13.51%) HTML5
7 5 (13.51%) Sass
7 5 (13.51%) WCF
8 4 (10.81%) iOS SDK
8 4 (10.81%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Life Science
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Android
2 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Android Development
2 9 (24.32%) OO
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) TDD
4 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) BDD
6 5 (13.51%) Business Development
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
6 5 (13.51%) OOD
6 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
6 5 (13.51%) Push Notifications
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.51%) SOLID
7 4 (10.81%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.11%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.70%) Delphi
6 1 (2.70%) ES6
6 1 (2.70%) ES7
6 1 (2.70%) Go
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Google
2 5 (13.51%) Apple
3 3 (8.11%) Samsung