Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 360 371
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing Facebook 11 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.067% 0.098% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 8
South East median daily rate £200 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.77% +1.56% +12.28%
10th Percentile £101 £186 £294
90th Percentile £488 £447 £477
England median daily rate £350 £413 £438
% change year-on-year -15.15% -5.71% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,640 7,854 8,115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.44% 48.27% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,423 4,474 4,732
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £224
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 339 414
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £17.48 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.15% +10.28% -11.94%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £47.73
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 the South East

Job postings citing Facebook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Facebook in the South East

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in the South East

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook in the South East over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in the South East

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Facebook in the South East

Facebook
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 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
Surrey - 5 £118 - 4
Kent - 3 £413 - 5
East Sussex -1 2 £475 - 2
Oxfordshire +5 1 - - 7
Thames Valley -8 1 - - 21
Facebook
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 South East region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 7 (63.64%) Twitter
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Publishing
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (36.36%) Infographics
4 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
4 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
4 4 (36.36%) Copywriting
4 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (36.36%) InDesign
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) NUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Social Network
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence

Facebook
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (36.36%) InDesign
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Slack
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Graphic Designer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Product Owner
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Marketing Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Ninject
4 2 (18.18%) Spring.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) Silex
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Copywriting
2 4 (36.36%) Infographics
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Chat Support
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) MVVM
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Twitter
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) DoubleClick
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle