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 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 - 119 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £255 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.19
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
1384 987 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.03% 41.79% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 593 664
Average daily rate £375 £336 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 77 88
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.14 £50.00
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 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
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 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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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 - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript