The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Southampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 43 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 166 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 43.06% 53.72% 50.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 86 49
Average daily rate £338 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 29 39
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £12.33 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.93 £28.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Insight
2 2 (66.67%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) D3.js
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) D3.js
2 2 (66.67%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Information Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Insight
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook