Period
to 21 June 2018

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 6 months to 21 June 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
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 796 759 753
Rank change year-on-year -37 -6 -22
Contract jobs citing Facebook 83 87 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.095% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 111
UK median daily rate £313 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +0.65% +10.00%
10th Percentile £81 £175 £200
90th Percentile £526 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £118 £325 £389
% change year-on-year -63.85% -16.40% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.12% -10.86% +211.33%
10th Percentile £17.30 £14.93 £11.96
90th Percentile £70.90 £42.98 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £12.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +512.24% -69.38% +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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,776 40,197 47,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.09% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,937 24,600 28,877
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,521 1,415 1,636
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -6.76% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.82% -8.53% +5.88%

Facebook
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Facebook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Facebook in the UK

Facebook
Top 8 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 6 months to 21 June 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
England -53 80 £313 -21.88% 222
London -53 41 £325 -21.69% 68
UK excluding London +9 39 £118 -63.85% 158
South East -12 23 £93 -71.54% 42
Midlands - 7 £325 - 18
West Midlands - 7 £325 - 9
East of England +8 6 £440 -32.31% 16
South West +7 3 - - 18

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 with a requirement for Facebook.

1 50 (60.24%) Twitter
2 49 (59.04%) Marketing
3 48 (57.83%) Social Media
4 29 (34.94%) Digital Marketing
5 24 (28.92%) Infographics
6 22 (26.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (26.51%) Photoshop
7 21 (25.30%) HTML
7 21 (25.30%) Google
8 19 (22.89%) Copywriting
9 18 (21.69%) HTML5
9 18 (21.69%) Graphic Design
9 18 (21.69%) Publishing
10 16 (19.28%) InDesign
10 16 (19.28%) Adobe
10 16 (19.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 15 (18.07%) Virtual Team
12 14 (16.87%) SEO
13 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.05%) Project Management
14 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
14 10 (12.05%) Analytics
15 9 (10.84%) Marketing Strategy
15 9 (10.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 8 (9.64%) Pay per click
16 8 (9.64%) Multimedia
16 8 (9.64%) Finance
16 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
16 8 (9.64%) Scrum
16 8 (9.64%) Node.js

Facebook
Co-occurring 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 7 (8.43%) WordPress
2 5 (6.02%) CMS
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.20%) Jupyter
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 22 (26.51%) Photoshop
2 16 (19.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 16 (19.28%) InDesign
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (9.64%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Sprinklr
3 1 (1.20%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.20%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.61%) AdWords
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.61%) SaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Slack
3 2 (2.41%) Trello
4 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.20%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) npm
4 1 (1.20%) Serverless
4 1 (1.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) DHCP
2 1 (1.20%) DNS
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) LAN
2 1 (1.20%) SAN
2 1 (1.20%) Skype
2 1 (1.20%) WAN
2 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.20%) Wireless
2 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.61%) Big Data
2 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) HBase
3 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.41%) Power BI
3 2 (2.41%) Redis
3 2 (2.41%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.20%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.41%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.41%) Mocha
3 1 (1.20%) Grunt
3 1 (1.20%) gulp
3 1 (1.20%) MSTest
3 1 (1.20%) NUnit
3 1 (1.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (59.04%) Marketing
2 18 (21.69%) Publishing
3 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 8 (9.64%) Multimedia
3 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.23%) Advertising
5 3 (3.61%) French Language
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) German Language
6 1 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Developer
2 17 (20.48%) Designer
3 16 (19.28%) Graphic Designer
4 8 (9.64%) Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Junior
7 4 (4.82%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Social Media Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Marketing Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) React Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Social Media Executive
9 2 (2.41%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) HTML
2 18 (21.69%) HTML5
3 8 (9.64%) Node.js
4 6 (7.23%) REST
5 5 (6.02%) Kafka
5 5 (6.02%) Redux
6 4 (4.82%) CSS
7 3 (3.61%) .NET
7 3 (3.61%) React Native
8 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.41%) Jest
8 2 (2.41%) JSLint
8 2 (2.41%) OAuth2
8 2 (2.41%) React
8 2 (2.41%) Sass
8 2 (2.41%) Swagger
8 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (57.83%) Social Media
2 18 (21.69%) Graphic Design
3 15 (18.07%) Virtual Team
4 6 (7.23%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.02%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Blog
6 3 (3.61%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.61%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.41%) Fintech
7 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.41%) Podcast
7 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.20%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.20%) BBC
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Digital Marketing
2 24 (28.92%) Infographics
3 19 (22.89%) Copywriting
4 14 (16.87%) SEO
5 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.05%) Analytics
6 10 (12.05%) Project Management
7 9 (10.84%) Marketing Strategy
8 8 (9.64%) Pay per click
8 8 (9.64%) Scrum
9 7 (8.43%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (8.43%) CRM
9 7 (8.43%) Web Development
10 6 (7.23%) B2B
10 6 (7.23%) Microservices
10 6 (7.23%) TDD
11 5 (6.02%) Open Source
11 5 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.02%) Time Management
12 4 (4.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.23%) SQL
3 3 (3.61%) C#
3 3 (3.61%) Python
3 3 (3.61%) Scala
4 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.41%) Java
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
4 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.20%) Java 8
5 1 (1.20%) R
5 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.20%) MBA
2 1 (1.20%) MCITP
2 1 (1.20%) MCSA
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) MCTS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
1 2 (2.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (2.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 50 (60.24%) Twitter
2 21 (25.30%) Google
3 16 (19.28%) Adobe
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Capita
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.20%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.20%) Marketo
6 1 (1.20%) Meraki
6 1 (1.20%) Omniture
6 1 (1.20%) Pardot
6 1 (1.20%) Samsung
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Tableau
6 1 (1.20%) Telerik
6 1 (1.20%) Veeam
6 1 (1.20%) VMware