The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 95 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.34% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.87% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £525 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.53% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £292 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £437 £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year - +8.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 £40.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +75.97% +300.00%  

Twitter is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 526 691 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 40.31% 38.91% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 348 329
Median daily rate £383 £367 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +4.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Twitter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Twitter in Manchester

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Twitter in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in Manchester

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £550 -
Twitter
North West

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Twitter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) Scala
3 6 (54.55%) High Availability
4 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) LDAP
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (27.27%) XSLT

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LDAP
2 4 (36.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Scala Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Scala Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
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