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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 431 462 502
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +40
Contract jobs citing Twitter 126 88 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 48
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £180 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Average hourly rate £24.75 £22.66 £6.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% +262.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21877 24572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.45% 46.96% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12746 12209 12888
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
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 1017 1126 1289
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.63 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Twitter Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 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
London +17 56 £350 - 72
South East +5 36 £250 -28.57% 40
North West -6 8 £325 +8.33% 43
Yorkshire +5 6 £375 +87.50% 51
West Midlands -8 5 £300 +10.09% 21
South West -27 4 £285 -12.30% 13
East of England -39 4 £310 +4.20% 17
North East - 3 £300 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 29
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 132 (52.38%) HTML
2 125 (49.60%) Facebook
3 121 (48.02%) JavaScript
3 121 (48.02%) CSS
4 102 (40.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 92 (36.51%) jQuery
6 83 (32.94%) Google
7 74 (29.37%) JSON
8 69 (27.38%) HTML5
9 67 (26.59%) SQL
9 67 (26.59%) MVC
10 59 (23.41%) XML
11 58 (23.02%) TDD
12 53 (21.03%) Mobile App
13 50 (19.84%) PHP
14 48 (19.05%) REST
15 47 (18.65%) .NET
16 46 (18.25%) SOA
16 46 (18.25%) CSS3
16 46 (18.25%) Social Media
17 43 (17.06%) Web Services
17 43 (17.06%) Internet
18 42 (16.67%) Java
18 42 (16.67%) OAuth
19 41 (16.27%) OO
20 38 (15.08%) Git (software)
20 38 (15.08%) Mobile Application Development
21 37 (14.68%) C#
21 37 (14.68%) Scrum
22 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (9.92%) Node.js
2 23 (9.13%) CMS
3 18 (7.14%) Drupal
4 13 (5.16%) WordPress
5 7 (2.78%) Apache
5 7 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.98%) SAS
6 5 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.19%) Lync
7 3 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.79%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 17 (6.75%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
4 3 (1.19%) InDesign
4 3 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.40%) Blender
Business Applications
1 13 (5.16%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.97%) SaaS
3 5 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (17.06%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) HTTP
2 3 (1.19%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.40%) SMS
4 1 (0.40%) FTP
4 1 (0.40%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.49%) MySQL
2 23 (9.13%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.98%) SQLite
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.19%) Redis
8 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.79%) Big Data
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.40%) MS Access
10 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.54%) Subversion
3 12 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.97%) Xcode
5 9 (3.57%) Maven
5 9 (3.57%) Grunt
6 7 (2.78%) Selenium
7 6 (2.38%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.19%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.79%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.40%) Redmine
10 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.40%) Sublime Text
General
1 34 (13.49%) Marketing
2 25 (9.92%) Games
3 17 (6.75%) Finance
4 7 (2.78%) Advertising
5 6 (2.38%) Retail
6 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.19%) Legal
7 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.79%) Banking
8 2 (0.79%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 197 (78.17%) Developer
2 31 (12.30%) Front-End Developer
2 31 (12.30%) Mobile Developer
3 27 (10.71%) Lead Developer
4 22 (8.73%) C# Developer
5 20 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 20 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (7.54%) PHP Developer
7 18 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 17 (6.75%) Web Developer
9 16 (6.35%) Architect
10 12 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.97%) Drupal Developer
11 10 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.97%) iOS Developer
12 9 (3.57%) Analyst
12 9 (3.57%) Programmer
13 8 (3.17%) UI Developer
14 7 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (52.38%) HTML
2 121 (48.02%) CSS
3 102 (40.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 92 (36.51%) jQuery
5 74 (29.37%) JSON
6 69 (27.38%) HTML5
7 59 (23.41%) XML
8 48 (19.05%) REST
9 47 (18.65%) .NET
10 46 (18.25%) CSS3
11 43 (17.06%) Web Services
12 42 (16.67%) OAuth
13 34 (13.49%) ASP.NET
14 31 (12.30%) Spring
14 31 (12.30%) Ajax
14 31 (12.30%) RESTful
15 29 (11.51%) AngularJS
16 28 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (11.11%) LESS
17 26 (10.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.03%) Mobile App
2 46 (18.25%) Social Media
3 15 (5.95%) Blog
4 11 (4.37%) W3C
5 8 (3.17%) Social Network
6 7 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.98%) Xbox
8 5 (1.98%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.98%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.98%) Animation
9 4 (1.59%) iPad
10 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.19%) iPhone
10 3 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.79%) Open Source
11 2 (0.79%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.54%) Apple iOS
2 14 (5.56%) Android
3 7 (2.78%) Windows
4 6 (2.38%) Linux
5 3 (1.19%) UNIX
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.59%) MVC
2 58 (23.02%) TDD
3 46 (18.25%) SOA
4 41 (16.27%) OO
5 38 (15.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 37 (14.68%) Scrum
7 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (14.29%) Use Case
8 35 (13.89%) Rapid Prototyping
9 29 (11.51%) Web Development
10 25 (9.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (8.33%) Analytics
11 21 (8.33%) Game Development
12 20 (7.94%) OOP
13 18 (7.14%) Content Management
14 16 (6.35%) SEO
15 15 (5.95%) iOS Development
16 13 (5.16%) BDD
17 12 (4.76%) Unit Testing
17 12 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 121 (48.02%) JavaScript
2 67 (26.59%) SQL
3 50 (19.84%) PHP
4 42 (16.67%) Java
5 37 (14.68%) C#
6 11 (4.37%) Objective-C
7 9 (3.57%) PHP5
7 9 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.57%) Python
8 8 (3.17%) Ruby
9 7 (2.78%) C++
10 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.19%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.40%) PHP4
13 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (9.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) QA
1 5 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) WCAG
3 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.19%) RACF
3 2 (0.79%) ACF2
4 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 125 (49.60%) Facebook
2 83 (32.94%) Google
3 12 (4.76%) Adobe
4 10 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.97%) Yahoo!
5 8 (3.17%) Oracle
5 8 (3.17%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.78%) Apple
7 5 (1.98%) Zend
7 5 (1.98%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.19%) DoubleClick
8 3 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.79%) FatWire
9 2 (0.79%) SAP
9 2 (0.79%) JBoss
9 2 (0.79%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.40%) IBM
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