The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Sheffield region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 25 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.87% 1.74% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £305 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
126 77 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 60.29% 44.77% 54.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 34 35
Average daily rate £313 £360 £211
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +70.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +63.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Twitter
South Yorkshire

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Spring MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Spring Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) Spring MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Spring Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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