The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 48 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.81% 1.08% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 2.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.08 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -35.25%
Twitter
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
245 202 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 49.90% 43.72% 52.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 67 135
Average daily rate £383 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 29
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.59% -13.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Basildon - - - - 2
Brentwood - - - -
Twitter
East of England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Facebook
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) RUP
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) YUI
3 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Vignette
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) FatWire
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