The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Twitter 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.93% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £16.00
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 54 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.45% 50.47% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 40
Average daily rate £350 £273 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% -6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP