The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Twitter 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.19% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+218.18% -
Twitter
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 166 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.52% 54.79% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 99 54
Average daily rate £380 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Twitter
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript