The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 114 126 120
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Twitter 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £23.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1290 1026 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.19% 45.20% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 534 519
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 114 132
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.16 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the East of England region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire - 8 £175 - 12
Essex - - - - 10
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - - 2
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
4 11 (73.33%) MySQL
4 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 11 (73.33%) jQuery
4 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (73.33%) HTML5
5 10 (66.67%) PHP
6 8 (53.33%) Ajax
6 8 (53.33%) Laravel
7 7 (46.67%) CSS3
7 7 (46.67%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Apache
9 4 (26.67%) OOP
9 4 (26.67%) .NET
9 4 (26.67%) PHP5
9 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
9 4 (26.67%) nginx
9 4 (26.67%) RESTful
10 3 (20.00%) Open Source
10 3 (20.00%) REST
10 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (20.00%) User Experience
10 3 (20.00%) JSON
10 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) nginx
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) Liferay
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (6.67%) CMS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (73.33%) jQuery
3 11 (73.33%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 8 (53.33%) Laravel
5 7 (46.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) LAMP
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) Dojo
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Debian
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) PHP5
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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