Period
to 29 May 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 29 May 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 543 789 837
Rank change year-on-year +246 +48 -39
Contract jobs citing Firebase 29 34 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.070% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 32
Median daily rate £463 £513 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.76% +22.39% +4.69%
10th Percentile £350 £393 £326
90th Percentile £556 £650 £573
UK median daily rate £463 £500 £407
% change year-on-year -7.50% +23.00% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.90
UK median hourly rate - - £21.90

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 12,900 23,495 19,838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.02% 28.29% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,699 16,266 13,622
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 285 271
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.73% +10.00% +8.23%
10th Percentile £14.75 £12.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.50 £58.75
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +32.18% +14.47% +5.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +169 20 £463 -11.90% 5
South East +130 5 £350 -28.21% 2
South West +51 2 £500 +17.65%
North of England - 2 £446 - 3
North West - 2 £446 -
Firebase
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (72.41%) Google
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) GCP
3 12 (41.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (37.93%) Android
4 11 (37.93%) iOS Development
4 11 (37.93%) Apple Swift
5 9 (31.03%) React
5 9 (31.03%) Node.js
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) Android Development
6 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) Xcode
7 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (20.69%) GitHub
7 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
7 6 (20.69%) Vue.js
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (20.69%) Jest
7 6 (20.69%) Serverless
8 5 (17.24%) BigQuery
8 5 (17.24%) Google App Maker
8 5 (17.24%) Google Apps Script
8 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) CMS
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
8 5 (17.24%) CSS

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 (17.24%) CMS
1 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) GCP
2 6 (20.69%) GitHub
2 6 (20.69%) Serverless
3 5 (17.24%) Google App Maker
4 3 (10.34%) AWS
4 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Google Play
5 2 (6.90%) Azure
5 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) BigQuery
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Xcode
2 3 (10.34%) CocoaPods
2 3 (10.34%) fastlane
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Travis CI
3 2 (6.90%) Android Studio
3 2 (6.90%) Gradle
3 2 (6.90%) webpack
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) French Language
2 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) iOS Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Applications Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Android Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
5 4 (13.79%) React Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) iOS Android Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead iOS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Node.js
1 9 (31.03%) React
2 6 (20.69%) Jest
2 6 (20.69%) Vue.js
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) Adobe AIR
4 3 (10.34%) Cocoa
4 3 (10.34%) Core Animation
4 3 (10.34%) Core Data
4 3 (10.34%) GraphQL
4 3 (10.34%) JSON
4 3 (10.34%) React Native
4 3 (10.34%) Redux
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) RxSwift
4 3 (10.34%) UIKit
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Django
5 2 (6.90%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Animation
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Apple iOS
2 11 (37.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) iOS Development
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Android Development
4 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) OOP
6 5 (17.24%) Web Development
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Code Coverage
8 3 (10.34%) Data Development
8 3 (10.34%) Mobile Development
8 3 (10.34%) MVVM
8 3 (10.34%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) Apple Swift
3 5 (17.24%) Google Apps Script
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Kotlin
5 3 (10.34%) ES6
5 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
5 3 (10.34%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) ES7
6 1 (3.45%) ES8
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Apple