The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 17 April 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 423 307 516
Rank change year-on-year
-116 +209
Contract jobs citing Twitter 134 231 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.53% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 1.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 138 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 30 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £19.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +123.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £8.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +129.41%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in England

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in England

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in England

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in England

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -104 49 £325 -13.33% 92
South East -18 37 £388 +3.33% 51
Yorkshire -3 14 £305 +10.72% 54
North West -31 13 £325 +18.18% 55
South West -20 11 £450 +80.00% 18
East of England -37 5 £400 +60.00% 34
East Midlands -19 3 - - 32
West Midlands -24 1 - - 42
Twitter
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Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 154 (62.60%) HTML
2 147 (59.76%) CSS
3 133 (54.07%) JavaScript
4 124 (50.41%) Facebook
5 102 (41.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 83 (33.74%) HTML5
7 80 (32.52%) MVC
8 73 (29.67%) jQuery
9 68 (27.64%) Google
10 62 (25.20%) TDD
10 62 (25.20%) CSS3
11 60 (24.39%) OO
12 52 (21.14%) Java
12 52 (21.14%) JSON
13 50 (20.33%) .NET
13 50 (20.33%) Social Media
14 49 (19.92%) Git (software)
15 44 (17.89%) Web Services
16 43 (17.48%) C#
17 41 (16.67%) PHP
17 41 (16.67%) Scrum
17 41 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 40 (16.26%) XML
19 36 (14.63%) ASP.NET
20 35 (14.23%) Backbone.js
21 34 (13.82%) SQL
22 33 (13.41%) MySQL
22 33 (13.41%) SOA
22 33 (13.41%) LESS
23 32 (13.01%) Mobile App

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (8.54%) Node.js
2 20 (8.13%) CMS
3 15 (6.10%) Drupal
4 10 (4.07%) WordPress
5 9 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.44%) Lync
6 6 (2.44%) IIS
7 3 (1.22%) Apache
7 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.41%) Immediacy CMS
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.41%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (7.72%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.22%) InDesign
3 3 (1.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.63%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.81%) Magento
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.88%) SaaS
2 9 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.63%) GitHub
4 3 (1.22%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.22%) Heroku
4 3 (1.22%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.22%) Office 365
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.94%) Internet
2 10 (4.07%) HTTP
3 5 (2.03%) 3G
3 5 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.41%) MySQL
2 19 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.63%) SQLite
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.81%) Big Data
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.41%) Redis
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 49 (19.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.88%) Subversion
3 11 (4.47%) Eclipse
4 10 (4.07%) Xcode
5 9 (3.66%) Maven
6 8 (3.25%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.85%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.03%) Grunt
8 5 (2.03%) Mockito
8 5 (2.03%) jMock
9 4 (1.63%) NUnit
9 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.63%) Selenium
9 4 (1.63%) Moq
9 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.22%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.22%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.22%) JIRA
10 3 (1.22%) ReSharper
General
1 27 (10.98%) Marketing
2 24 (9.76%) Games
3 14 (5.69%) Finance
3 14 (5.69%) Advertising
4 13 (5.28%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 202 (82.11%) Developer
2 38 (15.45%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (10.16%) C# Developer
4 23 (9.35%) PHP Developer
5 22 (8.94%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.13%) .NET Developer
8 18 (7.32%) Android Developer
9 17 (6.91%) Mobile Developer
10 16 (6.50%) Java Developer
11 15 (6.10%) iOS Developer
12 13 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.88%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (3.66%) UI Developer
15 9 (3.66%) Programmer
16 8 (3.25%) UI Programmer
17 7 (2.85%) User Experience Developer
17 7 (2.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (62.60%) HTML
2 147 (59.76%) CSS
3 102 (41.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 83 (33.74%) HTML5
5 73 (29.67%) jQuery
6 62 (25.20%) CSS3
7 52 (21.14%) JSON
8 50 (20.33%) .NET
9 44 (17.89%) Web Services
10 41 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 40 (16.26%) XML
12 36 (14.63%) ASP.NET
13 35 (14.23%) Backbone.js
14 33 (13.41%) LESS
15 31 (12.60%) Sass
15 31 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (12.20%) REST
16 30 (12.20%) RESTful
17 28 (11.38%) Ajax
18 21 (8.54%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.33%) Social Media
2 32 (13.01%) Mobile App
3 22 (8.94%) Blog
4 14 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.47%) Social Network
6 9 (3.66%) Augmented Reality
6 9 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (3.25%) W3C
8 6 (2.44%) Graphic Design
9 5 (2.03%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.63%) iPad
10 4 (1.63%) Xbox
10 4 (1.63%) Animation
10 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.22%) New Media
12 2 (0.81%) Tandem
12 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.81%) Online Games
12 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.79%) Apple iOS
2 27 (10.98%) Android
3 9 (3.66%) Linux
4 8 (3.25%) Windows
5 5 (2.03%) UNIX
6 4 (1.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.41%) Debian
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.52%) MVC
2 62 (25.20%) TDD
3 60 (24.39%) OO
4 41 (16.67%) Scrum
5 33 (13.41%) SOA
6 31 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (12.60%) Web Development
7 29 (11.79%) Analytics
8 27 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (9.76%) OOP
10 21 (8.54%) Android Development
11 20 (8.13%) BDD
12 18 (7.32%) iOS Development
13 17 (6.91%) SEO
14 15 (6.10%) Pair Programming
15 14 (5.69%) Web Application Development
16 13 (5.28%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (4.88%) Use Case
17 12 (4.88%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 133 (54.07%) JavaScript
2 52 (21.14%) Java
3 43 (17.48%) C#
4 41 (16.67%) PHP
5 34 (13.82%) SQL
6 14 (5.69%) C++
6 14 (5.69%) Objective-C
7 12 (4.88%) PHP5
8 10 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.66%) Ruby
10 7 (2.85%) Python
11 4 (1.63%) C
12 3 (1.22%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (1.22%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.81%) Groovy
13 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.28%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.22%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 124 (50.41%) Facebook
2 68 (27.64%) Google
3 15 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.47%) Adobe
4 11 (4.47%) Apple
5 9 (3.66%) Yahoo!
6 5 (2.03%) Zend
7 4 (1.63%) Omniture
7 4 (1.63%) ATG
7 4 (1.63%) Oracle
8 3 (1.22%) DoubleClick
8 3 (1.22%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.81%) SAP
10 1 (0.41%) HP
10 1 (0.41%) FatWire
10 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Sencha
10 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator
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