The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 110 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.29% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£600 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -35.25%
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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1042 1036 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.78% 46.29% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 531 568
Average daily rate £335 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 77 76
Average hourly rate £12.62 £23.13 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.42% +49.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
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 22 August 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
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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
West Yorkshire +13 5 £600 +166.66% 20
South Yorkshire - - - - 13
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (72.73%) MVC
1 16 (72.73%) jQuery
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 12 (54.55%) Java
4 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 12 (54.55%) Spring
4 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
4 12 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 8 (36.36%) Release Management
5 8 (36.36%) Maven
5 8 (36.36%) Ajax
5 8 (36.36%) Java EE
6 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
6 7 (31.82%) Spring Integration
7 5 (22.73%) PHP
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (18.18%) MySQL
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Facebook
8 4 (18.18%) JPA
8 4 (18.18%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (18.18%) Redis
9 3 (13.64%) Symfony
9 3 (13.64%) PHP5

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (18.18%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Redis
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Maven
2 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.55%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) NSubstitute
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Java Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) jQuery
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
3 12 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
4 8 (36.36%) Java EE
5 7 (31.82%) Spring Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) JPA
7 3 (13.64%) Symfony
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) LAMP
8 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Android Development
6 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) PHP5
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) RACF
1 1 (4.55%) ACF2
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Facebook
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Zend
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