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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 240 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Twitter 17 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.68% -10.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £16.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.19
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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
4857 3986 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.99% 46.76% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2050 1923
Average daily rate £370 £363 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 221 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Oxfordshire - 7 £300 - 6
Surrey - 3 £305 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £260 - 2
Hampshire -20 2 £310 -22.50% 6
East Sussex -1 1 £250 - 1
Berkshire -3 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 5
Middlesex - - - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (56.82%) Facebook
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (47.73%) TDD
5 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 19 (43.18%) CSS
5 19 (43.18%) XML
6 18 (40.91%) Google
7 17 (38.64%) JSON
8 16 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (34.09%) Mobile App
10 14 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
10 14 (31.82%) Use Case
10 14 (31.82%) OAuth
10 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
10 14 (31.82%) REST
10 14 (31.82%) Rapid Prototyping
10 14 (31.82%) HTML5
10 14 (31.82%) PHP
10 14 (31.82%) Internet
10 14 (31.82%) SOA
11 13 (29.55%) .NET
11 13 (29.55%) Java
11 13 (29.55%) jQuery
12 11 (25.00%) Backbone.js
12 11 (25.00%) C#
13 10 (22.73%) Node.js
14 9 (20.45%) Spring
14 9 (20.45%) Games
14 9 (20.45%) NoSQL

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (22.73%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) WordPress
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Firebug
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Games
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.27%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.27%) Designer
8 1 (2.27%) Campaign Manager
8 1 (2.27%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (43.18%) CSS
2 19 (43.18%) XML
3 17 (38.64%) JSON
4 16 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (31.82%) OAuth
5 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 14 (31.82%) REST
5 14 (31.82%) HTML5
6 13 (29.55%) .NET
6 13 (29.55%) jQuery
7 11 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 9 (20.45%) Spring
8 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.18%) CSS3
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.91%) Web Services
11 6 (13.64%) J2ME
11 6 (13.64%) Laravel
11 6 (13.64%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (4.55%) Social Network
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.27%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) TDD
2 14 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
2 14 (31.82%) Use Case
2 14 (31.82%) Rapid Prototyping
2 14 (31.82%) SOA
3 9 (20.45%) Game Development
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) MVC
5 6 (13.64%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) OO
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) SEO
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) B2B
9 2 (4.55%) B2C
9 2 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) PHP
4 13 (29.55%) Java
5 11 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Facebook
2 18 (40.91%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Sencha
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