The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 460 454 305
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -149
Contract jobs citing Twitter 123 128 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.56% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 70 147
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 30
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +60.00%
Twitter
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22947 22934 20258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 45.61% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 13172 11100
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1016 1130
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 61 £375 +15.38% 83
South East -18 24 £353 -9.03% 56
North West -17 14 £275 -15.38% 85
East Midlands +13 11 £300 - 55
Yorkshire -24 7 £313 +2.62% 79
East of England +22 5 £300 -25.00% 17
South West 0 3 £325 -27.77% 11
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 101 (52.06%) JavaScript
2 100 (51.55%) HTML
3 95 (48.97%) CSS
4 88 (45.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 68 (35.05%) Facebook
6 63 (32.47%) AngularJS
7 62 (31.96%) .NET
8 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (29.38%) jQuery
10 54 (27.84%) C#
11 52 (26.80%) MVC
11 52 (26.80%) HTML5
12 49 (25.26%) ASP.NET
13 36 (18.56%) Social Media
14 34 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (17.01%) Web Services
16 32 (16.49%) Marketing
17 31 (15.98%) SQL Server
17 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
17 31 (15.98%) CSS3
18 30 (15.46%) PHP
18 30 (15.46%) TDD
19 29 (14.95%) Finance
20 26 (13.40%) XML
20 26 (13.40%) Scrum
21 25 (12.89%) Web Development
21 25 (12.89%) Google
21 25 (12.89%) User Experience
22 23 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
22 23 (11.86%) Node.js

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 23 (11.86%) Node.js
2 9 (4.64%) WordPress
3 8 (4.12%) Apache
3 8 (4.12%) CMS
4 4 (2.06%) IIS
4 4 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.06%) nginx
5 3 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.55%) Jetty
6 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.55%) InDesign
4 2 (1.03%) MS Office
4 2 (1.03%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.52%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.52%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.67%) SaaS
2 8 (4.12%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) Yammer
5 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) HTTP
2 4 (2.06%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) Network Security
3 2 (1.03%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) WEP
4 1 (0.52%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.86%) MySQL
3 13 (6.70%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.61%) Big Data
5 7 (3.61%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.03%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.09%) Selenium
4 5 (2.58%) PHPUnit
4 5 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.58%) NUnit
4 5 (2.58%) Subversion
5 4 (2.06%) Maven
5 4 (2.06%) Xcode
5 4 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.06%) Grunt
6 3 (1.55%) Moq
6 3 (1.55%) MSTest
6 3 (1.55%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.03%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.03%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.03%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.03%) Mocha
8 1 (0.52%) Bower
8 1 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 32 (16.49%) Marketing
2 29 (14.95%) Finance
3 13 (6.70%) Advertising
4 7 (3.61%) Retail
5 6 (3.09%) Legal
6 5 (2.58%) Banking
7 4 (2.06%) Electronics
7 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.06%) Automotive
7 4 (2.06%) Games
8 3 (1.55%) Publishing
9 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 125 (64.43%) Developer
2 26 (13.40%) .NET Developer
3 18 (9.28%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (8.76%) C# Developer
4 17 (8.76%) Web Developer
5 13 (6.70%) Consultant
6 12 (6.19%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.19%) Designer
7 11 (5.67%) Analyst
7 11 (5.67%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.15%) Junior
8 10 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.64%) iOS Developer
9 9 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.61%) UI Programmer
10 7 (3.61%) UI Developer
10 7 (3.61%) Architect
10 7 (3.61%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (3.09%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (51.55%) HTML
2 95 (48.97%) CSS
3 88 (45.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 63 (32.47%) AngularJS
5 62 (31.96%) .NET
6 57 (29.38%) jQuery
7 52 (26.80%) HTML5
8 49 (25.26%) ASP.NET
9 34 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (17.01%) Web Services
11 31 (15.98%) CSS3
12 26 (13.40%) XML
13 23 (11.86%) .NET Framework
14 20 (10.31%) RESTful
15 19 (9.79%) Backbone.js
16 16 (8.25%) WCF
17 15 (7.73%) JSON
18 14 (7.22%) Sass
19 13 (6.70%) Laravel
19 13 (6.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.56%) Social Media
2 25 (12.89%) User Experience
3 14 (7.22%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.70%) Social Network
5 10 (5.15%) Blog
6 6 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.06%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.06%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.55%) iPhone
8 3 (1.55%) iPad
8 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.03%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.03%) W3C
9 2 (1.03%) GIS
9 2 (1.03%) FMCG
9 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.79%) Apple iOS
2 13 (6.70%) Android
2 13 (6.70%) Linux
3 9 (4.64%) Windows
4 4 (2.06%) UNIX
4 4 (2.06%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.06%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Debian
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.80%) MVC
3 30 (15.46%) TDD
4 26 (13.40%) Scrum
5 25 (12.89%) Web Development
6 23 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (10.31%) E-Commerce
8 19 (9.79%) OO
9 18 (9.28%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.76%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (8.25%) Analytics
12 14 (7.22%) iOS Development
13 11 (5.67%) MVVM
13 11 (5.67%) OOP
13 11 (5.67%) Content Management
14 10 (5.15%) BDD
15 9 (4.64%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.64%) Business Analysis
16 8 (4.12%) Waterfall
16 8 (4.12%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (52.06%) JavaScript
2 54 (27.84%) C#
3 30 (15.46%) PHP
4 22 (11.34%) Java
5 14 (7.22%) SQL
6 11 (5.67%) Scala
7 8 (4.12%) C++
8 7 (3.61%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.61%) PHP5
9 5 (2.58%) Python
9 5 (2.58%) Ruby
10 3 (1.55%) Perl
10 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.52%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (6.19%) Degree
2 7 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) CCAB
5 1 (0.52%) ACCA
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.03%) EMIR
2 2 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) cPanel
Vendors
1 68 (35.05%) Facebook
2 25 (12.89%) Google
3 16 (8.25%) SAP
4 13 (6.70%) Adobe
5 9 (4.64%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.12%) EPiServer
7 4 (2.06%) Ariba
8 3 (1.55%) Zend
9 2 (1.03%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.03%) VMware
9 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.52%) Foundry
10 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.52%) Pega
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle
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