Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 584 594 516
Rank change year-on-year +10 -78 +43
Contract jobs citing Facebook 54 56 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.29% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 49
London median daily rate £325 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.14% +0.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £175 £150 £252
90th Percentile £531 £623 £534
England median daily rate £363 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -13.43% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
London median hourly rate £21.18 - £19.50
10th Percentile £20.11 - £16.00
90th Percentile £22.26 - £24.93
England median hourly rate £21.18 £29.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -26.97% +61.11% -10.00%

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 18,800 19,059 19,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.04% 40.43% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,770 12,983 12,682
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 299 292
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.14 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -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 10 December 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 10 December 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 12 £285 -43.00% 30
West London - 4 £285 - 24
East London - 1 £206 - 14
Facebook
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 31 (57.41%) Twitter
2 22 (40.74%) Google
3 15 (27.78%) Marketing
4 14 (25.93%) Finance
4 14 (25.93%) Advertising
5 13 (24.07%) Social Media
6 12 (22.22%) Analytics
7 9 (16.67%) AdWords
7 9 (16.67%) Python
7 9 (16.67%) Project Management
7 9 (16.67%) TDD
8 8 (14.81%) Django
8 8 (14.81%) Google Analytics
8 8 (14.81%) SQL
8 8 (14.81%) Adobe
8 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.81%) Node.js
9 7 (12.96%) REST
9 7 (12.96%) BDD
9 7 (12.96%) Flask
9 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.96%) Microservices
9 7 (12.96%) HTML
9 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.11%) CMS
10 6 (11.11%) Selenium
10 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.11%) Logistics
10 6 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform

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 6 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Chatbot
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Radian6
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.85%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) AdWords
2 8 (14.81%) Google Analytics
3 6 (11.11%) Google App Engine
3 6 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (9.26%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Slack
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.85%) Cloudflare
6 1 (1.85%) GitHub
6 1 (1.85%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Heroku
6 1 (1.85%) Office 365
6 1 (1.85%) Serverless
6 1 (1.85%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) AMQP
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) Intranet
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
2 2 (3.70%) SMS
3 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Endeca
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.70%) Crashlytics
3 2 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.85%) fastlane
4 1 (1.85%) Hudson
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Mockito
4 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 15 (27.78%) Marketing
2 14 (25.93%) Advertising
2 14 (25.93%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Publishing
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Digital Economy
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.85%) French Language
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Developer
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) Python Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Social Media Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Python Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Junior
5 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
1 8 (14.81%) Django
1 8 (14.81%) Node.js
2 7 (12.96%) Flask
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) REST
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) gRPC
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (3.70%) AVFoundation
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) JSON
5 2 (3.70%) UIKit
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (1.85%) J2EE
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Social Media
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.26%) Fintech
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) iPhone
6 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
6 2 (3.70%) Wiki
7 1 (1.85%) Animation
7 1 (1.85%) Blog
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Android
1 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Analytics
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) TDD
3 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (12.96%) BDD
4 7 (12.96%) Microservices
5 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (11.11%) Logistics
6 5 (9.26%) Data Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Content Management
7 4 (7.41%) Data Science
7 4 (7.41%) Design Thinking
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) MVC
8 3 (5.56%) SEO
8 3 (5.56%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Python
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.26%) Go
5 4 (7.41%) C
5 4 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 6 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Twitter
2 22 (40.74%) Google
3 8 (14.81%) Adobe
4 3 (5.56%) Omniture
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) comScore
5 2 (3.70%) Kenshoo
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Tealium
6 1 (1.85%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.85%) ATG
6 1 (1.85%) Brightcove
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.85%) hybris
6 1 (1.85%) PayPal
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Sysomos
6 1 (1.85%) Yahoo!