The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 86 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.37% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £26.87
% change year-on-year
- -62.77%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 489 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.66% 45.28% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 306 134
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £23.70 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#