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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 97 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Twitter 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 1.01% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £600 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
Twitter
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
543 597 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.76% 43.77% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 399 341
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.60 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.86 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Intranet
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Video Editing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Video Editing
2 3 (75.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) HP