The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 18 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 Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 115 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing Twitter 14 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.44% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.02% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate £305 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £19.00 £8.50
% change year-on-year
+68.42% +123.52%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1149 882 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.73% 42.96% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 403 518
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 61
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Twitter
England

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Yorkshire region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
South Yorkshire +3 6 £305 +21.80% 9
West Yorkshire -16 6 £425 +49.12% 16
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Java EE
4 5 (33.33%) Release Management
4 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) Facebook
5 4 (26.67%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) Google

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Java Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Java EE
3 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Symfony
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) PHP5
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Facebook
2 3 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
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