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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 135 121 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£175 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.19
Twitter
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
1332 1102 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.92% 45.44% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 562 636
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 164
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £175 - 7
Essex - - - - 4
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (73.33%) jQuery
3 11 (73.33%) HTML5
4 10 (66.67%) MySQL
5 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (53.33%) PHP
7 7 (46.67%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) Ajax
8 6 (40.00%) CSS3
8 6 (40.00%) Laravel
9 5 (33.33%) Apache
10 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (26.67%) TDD
10 4 (26.67%) Java
10 4 (26.67%) .NET
10 4 (26.67%) Web Services
10 4 (26.67%) XML
10 4 (26.67%) OOP
10 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (26.67%) nginx
10 4 (26.67%) RESTful
10 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
10 4 (26.67%) JSON
10 4 (26.67%) PHP5
10 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (26.67%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Liferay
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Laravel
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) LAMP
8 2 (13.33%) J2EE
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) OOP
2 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) PHP5
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Vignette
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) FatWire
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