The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 139 143 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.063% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.16% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £250 £125 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £125 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £125 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+263.63% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1192 1266 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.22% 39.92% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 752 625
Average daily rate £360 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 55
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.03 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Bristol +5 4 £188 +50.00% 3
Gloucestershire +4 1 £500 - 2
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (77.78%) Social Media
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) Facebook
2 6 (66.67%) Blog
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe
3 5 (55.56%) WordPress
4 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
5 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Omniture
7 1 (11.11%) Google
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SAS
7 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (11.11%) CHAID
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) iPad
7 1 (11.11%) R
7 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (55.56%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Pure360
1 1 (11.11%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Communications Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Insight Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Insight Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing Insight Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Insight Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Marketing Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SOC Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Social Media
2 6 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (11.11%) CHAID
2 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Infographics
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Facebook
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Omniture
3 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) Sysomos