Period
to 23 November 2020

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 23 November 2020 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
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 476 716 847
Rank change year-on-year +240 +131 +5
Contract jobs citing Firebase 38 49 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.065% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.39% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 24
Median daily rate £488 £531 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +1.19% +40.00%
10th Percentile £325 £332 £376
90th Percentile £559 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £531 £500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 9,708 22,402 23,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.02% 29.88% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,453 15,337 16,355
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £305
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £496 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -0.75% +5.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 366 310
Median hourly rate £27.01 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.75% +25.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £11.48
90th Percentile £57.86 £78.75 £60.29
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% +20.00% -12.50%

Firebase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Firebase in England

Firebase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Firebase in England.

Daily rate trend for Firebase in England

Firebase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Firebase in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

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 23 November 2020. 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 +149 23 £500 -9.09% 8
North of England +111 6 £560 +60.00% 2
North East - 5 £562 -
South East - 4 £475 - 4
Midlands +87 2 £440 +3.53% 2
North West +78 1 £275 -21.43% 2
East Midlands +50 1 £440 +3.53%
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Firebase
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, 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 22 (57.89%) Android
2 21 (55.26%) Google
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Apple iOS
4 14 (36.84%) TDD
5 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 12 (31.58%) Android Development
5 12 (31.58%) Mobile Development
5 12 (31.58%) Kotlin
6 11 (28.95%) React
6 11 (28.95%) Node.js
6 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (26.32%) DevOps
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (23.68%) Java
8 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
8 9 (23.68%) Azure
8 9 (23.68%) AWS
8 9 (23.68%) React Native
8 9 (23.68%) GraphQL
9 8 (21.05%) Serverless
9 8 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (21.05%) GCP
10 7 (18.42%) Apple Swift
10 7 (18.42%) HTML5
10 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) Adobe
11 6 (15.79%) Advertising
11 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering

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 5 (13.16%) Headless CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) AWS
1 9 (23.68%) Azure
2 8 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (21.05%) GCP
2 8 (21.05%) Serverless
3 5 (13.16%) Azure Functions
3 5 (13.16%) GitHub
3 5 (13.16%) SaaS
4 3 (7.89%) Google Play
5 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.63%) AWS IoT
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (2.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) Bitbucket
2 6 (15.79%) Mercurial
3 5 (13.16%) Android Studio
3 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 5 (13.16%) Selenium
4 4 (10.53%) CircleCI
5 2 (5.26%) Appium
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.63%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Mockito
6 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.63%) Xcode
6 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Android Developer
3 8 (21.05%) React Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (15.79%) iOS Developer
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Digital Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior React Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Node.js
1 11 (28.95%) React
2 9 (23.68%) GraphQL
2 9 (23.68%) React Native
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.79%) AWS Amplify
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
4 6 (15.79%) CSS3
4 6 (15.79%) Ember.js
4 6 (15.79%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) Adobe AIR
5 5 (13.16%) RESTful
5 5 (13.16%) Serverless Framework
6 4 (10.53%) Apollo GraphQL
6 4 (10.53%) iOS SDK
6 4 (10.53%) Material Design
6 4 (10.53%) OAuth
6 4 (10.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Native
3 5 (13.16%) User Experience
4 3 (7.89%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (7.89%) Video on Demand
5 2 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.63%) Online Games
6 1 (2.63%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (2.63%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Android
2 16 (42.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) tvOS
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
3 12 (31.58%) Android Development
3 12 (31.58%) Mobile Development
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (26.32%) DevOps
6 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
7 6 (15.79%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (15.79%) Microservices
7 6 (15.79%) OO
7 6 (15.79%) Open Source
7 6 (15.79%) Progressive Web App
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.16%) Content Management
8 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
9 4 (10.53%) Analytics
9 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Kotlin
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) Apple Swift
5 5 (13.16%) Python
6 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Google
2 7 (18.42%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) Brightcove
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com