The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 130 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate £450 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 £8.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +135.29%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1490 1068 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.35% 44.74% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 608 872
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 57 126
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Twitter
England

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 16 April 2014.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -7 7 £400 +60.00% 1
Dorset -9 2 £600 +182.47% 2
Wiltshire -17 1 - - 4
Somerset - 1 - - 5
Gloucestershire - - - - 5
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) PHP
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (43.75%) Drupal
6 7 (43.75%) LAMP
7 6 (37.50%) HTML5
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) Middleware
8 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Sass
8 5 (31.25%) LESS
8 5 (31.25%) Facebook
9 4 (25.00%) CSS3
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (25.00%) Marketing
9 4 (25.00%) Google
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Java
10 3 (18.75%) J2EE
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Kafka
10 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
11 2 (12.50%) Analytics
11 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
11 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (43.75%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (43.75%) LAMP
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Middleware
7 5 (31.25%) Sass
7 5 (31.25%) LESS
8 4 (25.00%) CSS3
9 3 (18.75%) J2EE
9 3 (18.75%) Kafka
9 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
10 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
10 2 (12.50%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (12.50%) JSON
10 2 (12.50%) Symfony
10 2 (12.50%) SOAP
10 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) OOP
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) SEO
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) PHP5
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Facebook
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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