The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 22 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Twitter 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.85% 1.01% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 2.22% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £27.48
% change year-on-year
- -63.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 45 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 51.69% 45.45% 39.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 52
Average daily rate £250 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Struts2
1 1 (100.00%) JiBX
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Struts2
1 1 (100.00%) JiBX
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis
1 1 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5