Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 568 559 529
Rank change year-on-year -9 -30 +18
Contract jobs citing Facebook 61 64 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 63
London median daily rate £388 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.93% -2.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £178 £175 £226
90th Percentile £534 £613 £546
England median daily rate £400 £413 £438
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
London median hourly rate £21.18 - £19.00
10th Percentile £20.11 - £16.00
90th Percentile £22.26 - £22.10
England median hourly rate £21.18 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.20% -16.67% +80.00%

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 18,392 18,578 18,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.77% 40.83% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,463 12,606 12,610
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 262 277
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.38 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.06% +2.88% -2.86%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -23 16 £413 -10.81% 35
West London - 3 £245 - 26
East London - 2 £206 - 4
Facebook
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 34 (55.74%) Twitter
2 24 (39.34%) Google
3 19 (31.15%) Marketing
4 17 (27.87%) Social Media
5 14 (22.95%) Analytics
5 14 (22.95%) Advertising
6 13 (21.31%) Project Management
7 12 (19.67%) TDD
8 10 (16.39%) Google Analytics
8 10 (16.39%) Finance
8 10 (16.39%) Microservices
9 9 (14.75%) REST
9 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
9 9 (14.75%) Python
10 8 (13.11%) HTML
10 8 (13.11%) Adobe
10 8 (13.11%) Scrum
10 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (13.11%) Node.js
10 8 (13.11%) BDD
11 7 (11.48%) CMS
11 7 (11.48%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (11.48%) SQL
12 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (9.84%) Django
12 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
12 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
12 6 (9.84%) Big Data
12 6 (9.84%) AdWords

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 7 (11.48%) CMS
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.64%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.64%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.64%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.64%) Snapchat
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.28%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.64%) Radian6
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Google Analytics
2 6 (9.84%) AdWords
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.92%) Google App Engine
5 3 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.28%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (3.28%) SaaS
6 2 (3.28%) Serverless
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.64%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.64%) GitHub
7 1 (1.64%) Heroku
7 1 (1.64%) npm
7 1 (1.64%) Office 365
7 1 (1.64%) Twilio
7 1 (1.64%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) AMQP
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
1 2 (3.28%) Skype
1 2 (3.28%) SMS
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Big Data
2 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.92%) Power BI
5 2 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) HBase
5 2 (3.28%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.28%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.64%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.28%) Crashlytics
4 2 (3.28%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Mocha
5 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.64%) fastlane
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Mockito
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 19 (31.15%) Marketing
2 14 (22.95%) Advertising
3 10 (16.39%) Finance
4 4 (6.56%) Publishing
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Analyst
3 4 (6.56%) Consultant
3 4 (6.56%) Designer
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing Analyst
3 4 (6.56%) Python Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Social Media Manager
4 3 (4.92%) Backend Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
4 3 (4.92%) Scala Developer
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
5 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Junior
5 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Operations Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) REST
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) Node.js
3 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
3 6 (9.84%) Django
4 5 (8.20%) Flask
4 5 (8.20%) Kafka
5 4 (6.56%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) .NET
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.28%) jQuery
6 2 (3.28%) JSLint
6 2 (3.28%) JSON
6 2 (3.28%) Memcached
6 2 (3.28%) OAuth
6 2 (3.28%) OAuth2
6 2 (3.28%) OpenID
6 2 (3.28%) UIKit
6 2 (3.28%) Web Services
6 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Social Media
2 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.28%) Fintech
5 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.28%) Wiki
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
6 1 (1.64%) Blog
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Android
1 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Analytics
2 13 (21.31%) Project Management
3 12 (19.67%) TDD
4 10 (16.39%) Microservices
5 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) BDD
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics
8 5 (8.20%) Open Source
9 4 (6.56%) Campaign Management
9 4 (6.56%) Content Management
9 4 (6.56%) Machine Learning
9 4 (6.56%) Social Listening
10 3 (4.92%) Actionable Insight
10 3 (4.92%) Digital Analytics
10 3 (4.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
1 9 (14.75%) Python
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.28%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) Go
5 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Java 8
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (3.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.92%) Terraform
2 2 (3.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Twitter
2 24 (39.34%) Google
3 8 (13.11%) Adobe
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) Omniture
5 4 (6.56%) Tableau
6 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) comScore
7 2 (3.28%) Tealium
8 1 (1.64%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.64%) ATG
8 1 (1.64%) Brightcove
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) CyberSource
8 1 (1.64%) hybris
8 1 (1.64%) Kenshoo
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) PayPal
8 1 (1.64%) Sysomos