The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Twitter 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.42% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.08 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.24% -28.34%
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Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 100 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 56.03% 58.14% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 18
Average daily rate £375 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 3
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £16.84 £37.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Twitter
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL