The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Facebook
UK
Rank 549 551 556
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Facebook 37 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 54 45
Median daily rate £363 £340 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -4.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £208 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £243 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -35.33% +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.62% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £40.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -69.37% +300.00%  

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

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19614 23045 23664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.15% 43.64% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12079 13916 13336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 807 988
Median hourly rate £17.89 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Facebook over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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
England +9 37 £363 +6.61% 102
London -18 25 £375 +25.00% 46
South East +21 8 £325 -13.33% 11
Berkshire +23 4 - - 2
Surrey - 4 £325 - 2
City of London -4 3 £158 -29.05% 13
North West +29 2 £154 -52.69% 16
Reading +17 2 - -
Wirral - 2 £154 -
Merseyside - 2 £154 -
Bristol +2 1 - - 3
South West +1 1 - - 5
Durham - 1 £360 -
Croydon - 1 - -
North East - 1 £360 -

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for Facebook.

1 32 (36.36%) Twitter
2 29 (32.95%) Social Media
2 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.27%) Marketing
5 21 (23.86%) HTML
6 17 (19.32%) CSS
6 17 (19.32%) Google
7 14 (15.91%) Project Management
7 14 (15.91%) Facebook Platform
8 12 (13.64%) HTML5
9 11 (12.50%) Java
10 10 (11.36%) PHP
10 10 (11.36%) Python
10 10 (11.36%) TDD
10 10 (11.36%) Games
10 10 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (11.36%) Analytics
10 10 (11.36%) DevOps
11 9 (10.23%) Mobile App
11 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.23%) Flask
12 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (9.09%) Big Data
12 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.09%) MySQL
13 7 (7.95%) Node.js

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (15.91%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (4.55%) nginx
3 3 (3.41%) WordPress
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Moodle
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.14%) AdWords
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Intranet
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) BGP
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) Big Data
1 8 (9.09%) MySQL
1 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) GIS
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) Hudson
2 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.27%) Gradle
6 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.14%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.14%) Grunt
6 1 (1.14%) gulp
6 1 (1.14%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.14%) Mocha
6 1 (1.14%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (27.27%) Marketing
2 10 (11.36%) Games
3 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 6 (6.82%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 2 (2.27%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Publishing
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 6 (6.82%) Applications Manager
2 6 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (5.68%) Analyst
3 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (5.68%) Games Developer
3 5 (5.68%) Mobile Product Manager
3 5 (5.68%) Product Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Agile Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Java Games Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 3 (3.41%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) HTML
2 17 (19.32%) CSS
3 12 (13.64%) HTML5
4 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
4 9 (10.23%) Flask
5 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (7.95%) Django
6 7 (7.95%) Node.js
7 6 (6.82%) React
7 6 (6.82%) RESTful
8 5 (5.68%) Angular 2
8 5 (5.68%) CSS3
8 5 (5.68%) Pyramid
9 4 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (4.55%) jQuery
9 4 (4.55%) Laravel
9 4 (4.55%) REST
9 4 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.41%) .NET
10 3 (3.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.95%) Social Media
2 9 (10.23%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) User Experience
5 4 (4.55%) FMCG
5 4 (4.55%) Social Network
5 4 (4.55%) Wiki
6 2 (2.27%) Animation
6 2 (2.27%) Blog
6 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.14%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.14%) Online Games
7 1 (1.14%) Photography
7 1 (1.14%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.14%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Android
1 3 (3.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.91%) Project Management
3 10 (11.36%) Analytics
3 10 (11.36%) DevOps
3 10 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (11.36%) TDD
4 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.95%) Machine Learning
6 6 (6.82%) Market Research
6 6 (6.82%) Microservices
6 6 (6.82%) Product Marketing
6 6 (6.82%) Scrum
6 6 (6.82%) Web Development
7 5 (5.68%) BDD
7 5 (5.68%) Contract Management
7 5 (5.68%) MVC
7 5 (5.68%) OO
7 5 (5.68%) Open Source
7 5 (5.68%) PLM
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.50%) Java
3 10 (11.36%) PHP
3 10 (11.36%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) Ruby
5 3 (3.41%) Groovy
5 3 (3.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.27%) ES6
6 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) PMO
1 4 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Twitter
2 17 (19.32%) Google
3 4 (4.55%) Adobe
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) Tableau
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Apiary
5 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.14%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Brandwatch
5 1 (1.14%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (1.14%) New Relic
5 1 (1.14%) PubNub
5 1 (1.14%) Selligent
5 1 (1.14%) Spredfast
London
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Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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