The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.27% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
Twitter
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
171 210 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.28% 57.22% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 86 49
Median daily rate £388 £313 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +3.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Median hourly rate £12.49 £16.73 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.34% +33.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Twitter
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Zend