The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 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 / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 156 145
Contract jobs citing Facebook 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.35% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £344
% change year-on-year -7.81% +16.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1303 1700 1700
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.93% 45.31% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 998 860
Median daily rate £413 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 58 110
Median hourly rate £15.75 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.96% +16.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.00 £42.50
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5 Canvas

Facebook
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5 Canvas
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript