The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 81 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Twitter 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.100% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £361 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.03% +20.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +60.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
467 346 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.56% 43.69% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 156 153
Average daily rate £475 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.27 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.98% +3.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.50 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £45.00 £50.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) New Media
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin