The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Twitter, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 117 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.042% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.087% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £295 £285
% change year-on-year
+14.40% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1168 1146 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.63% 47.61% 50.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 427 538
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 46 62
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Twitter across the Berkshire region.

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 2
Twitter
South East

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Twitter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Twitter.

1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (58.82%) YUI
4 10 (58.82%) Yahoo!
5 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
6 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 4 (23.53%) Blog
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (17.65%) Google
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) Facebook
8 3 (17.65%) Lync
9 2 (11.76%) Social Media
9 2 (11.76%) Office 365
9 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
10 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (5.88%) Selenium
10 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
10 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
10 1 (5.88%) MCTS
10 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Twitter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Twitter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (17.65%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.88%) Grunt
1 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (5.88%) Bower
1 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (5.88%) JSUnit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) User Experience Developer
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Social Media Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (58.82%) YUI
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) SAML
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blog
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCTS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Yahoo!
2 3 (17.65%) Google
2 3 (17.65%) Facebook
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator