The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East of England 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 139 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £295 £285
% change year-on-year
+14.40% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £22.66 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1362 1095 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.00% 46.03% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 491 648
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 120 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -13.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Twitter
England

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 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
Essex -8 3 £310 - 6
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Norfolk - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 10
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Facebook
4 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) SEO
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) RUP
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) XHTML
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) Dojo
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) Bing Maps
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) SEO
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) RUP
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) FQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) FatWire
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Vignette
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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