The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 237 217 185
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing Twitter 18 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.57% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £27.48
% change year-on-year
- -63.60%
Twitter
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4538 4374 3714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 45.64% 47.80% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2384 2130 1751
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 272 305
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the South East region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 8 £325 - 4
Berkshire -19 3 - - 9
West Sussex - 3 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 9
Surrey - 1 £313 - 6
Hampshire - - - - 4
Kent - - - - 4
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
3 22 (64.71%) CSS
4 20 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (55.88%) AngularJS
6 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (41.18%) jQuery
8 13 (38.24%) .NET
9 12 (35.29%) HTML5
10 11 (32.35%) Backbone.js
10 11 (32.35%) C#
10 11 (32.35%) User Experience
11 10 (29.41%) PHP
12 9 (26.47%) Facebook
12 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
13 8 (23.53%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) TDD
14 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
14 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
14 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
14 7 (20.59%) Node.js
14 7 (20.59%) Analytics
14 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
15 6 (17.65%) User Stories
15 6 (17.65%) CSS3
15 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
15 6 (17.65%) BDD
15 6 (17.65%) Social Media
15 6 (17.65%) OO
15 6 (17.65%) C++

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (20.59%) Node.js
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.94%) Mocha
2 1 (2.94%) Firebug
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Designer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Data Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (14.71%) UI Designer
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (14.71%) AWS Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 22 (64.71%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 19 (55.88%) AngularJS
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 13 (38.24%) .NET
7 12 (35.29%) HTML5
8 11 (32.35%) Backbone.js
9 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.65%) CSS3
12 5 (14.71%) Web Services
12 5 (14.71%) WCF
12 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
13 4 (11.76%) Google Maps API
13 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (11.76%) Laravel
14 3 (8.82%) DOM
14 3 (8.82%) RESTful
15 2 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) TDD
2 7 (20.59%) Analytics
3 6 (17.65%) User Stories
3 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 6 (17.65%) BDD
3 6 (17.65%) OO
3 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) SEO
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.94%) Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
4 6 (17.65%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) XAML
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Facebook
2 5 (14.71%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) Sencha
5 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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