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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 381 392
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Contract jobs citing Facebook 32 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.51% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 25
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £199 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £344
% change year-on-year -7.81% +16.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Facebook is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8558 8945 10313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.38% 41.35% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5794 6177 6805
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £607 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 112 257
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Facebook as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 8 £406 -9.72% 10
Facebook
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Facebook also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 23 (40.35%) Twitter
2 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.07%) Social Media
4 15 (26.32%) Facebook Platform
4 15 (26.32%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) Google
5 12 (21.05%) Marketing
5 12 (21.05%) HTML
5 12 (21.05%) Docker
6 11 (19.30%) Python
7 10 (17.54%) CSS
7 10 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.54%) DevOps
8 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
9 8 (14.04%) React
9 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (14.04%) Project Management
10 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (12.28%) PHP
10 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.28%) Analytics
10 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
11 6 (10.53%) Big Data
11 6 (10.53%) Machine Learning
11 6 (10.53%) Flask
11 6 (10.53%) OO
11 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.53%) Games

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 15 (26.32%) Facebook Platform
2 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) Confluence
4 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.02%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (7.02%) GitHub
3 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) AdWords
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Skype
2 2 (3.51%) 4G
2 2 (3.51%) BGP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.53%) Big Data
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) Redis
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) Gradle
4 1 (1.75%) Hudson
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.05%) Marketing
2 6 (10.53%) Games
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Automotive
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.75%) French Language
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (12.28%) Java Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (7.02%) Games Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Java Games Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (5.26%) iOS Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Telephony Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Angular Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Designer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) HTML
2 10 (17.54%) CSS
3 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.04%) React
5 6 (10.53%) Django
5 6 (10.53%) Flask
6 5 (8.77%) .NET
6 5 (8.77%) CSS3
6 5 (8.77%) HTML5
7 4 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.26%) Node.js
8 3 (5.26%) Pyramid
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.51%) Google Maps API
9 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 2 (3.51%) OAuth
9 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
9 2 (3.51%) OpenID
9 2 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Social Media
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.26%) Social Network
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) EPoS
6 1 (1.75%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.75%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
6 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.02%) Android
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) DevOps
1 10 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
2 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.04%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) Analytics
4 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.53%) Machine Learning
4 6 (10.53%) OO
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Contact Management
5 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 5 (8.77%) iOS Development
5 5 (8.77%) Kanban
5 5 (8.77%) Microservices
5 5 (8.77%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) TDD
6 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.02%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) Python
4 7 (12.28%) PHP
5 5 (8.77%) Ruby
6 3 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Go
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Terraform
2 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Twitter
2 15 (26.32%) Google
3 4 (7.02%) Avaya
3 4 (7.02%) New Relic
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 3 (5.26%) Red Box
5 2 (3.51%) DoubleClick
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) Arista
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) comScore
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Sony
6 1 (1.75%) Tableau
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £500 per annum 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago