Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Facebook over the 6 months to 20 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Facebook, Inc.

Facebook
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 573 526 507
Rank change year-on-year -47 -19 +9
Contract jobs citing Facebook 44 67 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.38% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 65
London median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £112 £222 £202
90th Percentile £588 £500 £483
England median daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
London median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +205.56% -48.57%
10th Percentile £16.25 £20.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £42.85 £9.50
England median hourly rate £30.25 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +63.51% -47.14% +55.56%

Facebook is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,857 17,633 17,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.18% 42.98% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,919 11,763 11,824
London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £267 £255
90th Percentile £650 £632 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 286 314
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.27 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +11.92% +7.95%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £50.63 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.88%

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Facebook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Facebook in London

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in London

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in London

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Facebook in London

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -38 10 £525 +71.43% 16
West London -35 4 £85 - 13
Facebook
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook 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 London region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 24 (54.55%) Social Media
2 21 (47.73%) Marketing
3 18 (40.91%) Twitter
4 17 (38.64%) Analytics
5 15 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (34.09%) Google
6 7 (15.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (15.91%) InDesign
6 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 7 (15.91%) Photoshop
6 7 (15.91%) Adobe
6 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 7 (15.91%) Graphic Design
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.91%) DevOps
7 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.64%) HTML5
7 6 (13.64%) Google Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) B2B
7 6 (13.64%) Publishing
7 6 (13.64%) SEO
7 6 (13.64%) Banking
8 5 (11.36%) Finance
8 5 (11.36%) CRM
8 5 (11.36%) Copywriting
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) Online Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.36%) Docker

Facebook
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.55%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (15.91%) InDesign
1 7 (15.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (4.55%) Chatbot
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Google Analytics
3 4 (9.09%) AdWords
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.55%) GitHub
5 2 (4.55%) Serverless
6 1 (2.27%) Dialogflow
6 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) FTP
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
1 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.55%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) HBase
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) git-flow
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) PEAR
2 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.27%) WebPagetest
General
1 21 (47.73%) Marketing
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 6 (13.64%) Publishing
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Designer
3 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Campaign Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Social Media Manager
4 3 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Creative Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Creative Graphic Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing Campaign Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing Communications Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) HTML5
3 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) Node.js
3 4 (9.09%) React
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.55%) Sass
6 1 (2.27%) Akka
6 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.27%) ATL
6 1 (2.27%) Django
6 1 (2.27%) Google Maps API
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Social Media
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Graphic Design
3 5 (11.36%) User Experience
4 4 (9.09%) FMCG
5 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (6.82%) Photography
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) EPoS
6 1 (2.27%) Fintech
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Analytics
2 15 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (15.91%) DevOps
4 6 (13.64%) B2B
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.64%) SEO
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Copywriting
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) Online Marketing
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Infographics
6 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (6.82%) SOLID
7 3 (6.82%) Typography
7 3 (6.82%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) Scala
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Twitter
2 15 (34.09%) Google
3 7 (15.91%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) New Relic
5 1 (2.27%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (2.27%) Hootsuite
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Spredfast
5 1 (2.27%) Sysomos