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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 130 141 144
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.097% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.25% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate £350 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
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
1190 1220 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.61% 39.42% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 689 827
Average daily rate £363 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 96 82
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 30 April 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
Gloucestershire +1 1 £325 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £320 - 1
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) RedGate
3 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Blog
5 3 (27.27%) Facebook
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Pure360
1 1 (9.09%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Commercial Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Content Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Insight Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Dapper ORM
2 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) LINQ
2 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 3 (27.27%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (9.09%) CHAID
3 1 (9.09%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Infographics
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) RedGate
2 3 (27.27%) Facebook
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Omniture
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 1 (9.09%) Sysomos
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