The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing Twitter 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.80% 0.21% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 0.53% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £465 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
+45.00% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.16% -

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
587 759 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.60% 39.51% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 388 351
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 7 £470 -
Twitter
North West

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Twitter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) XML
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) RESTful
5 6 (37.50%) Scala
5 6 (37.50%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) LDAP
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) C++
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Lead Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Scala
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow