The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 157 182 199
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +17
Contract jobs citing Twitter 8 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.70% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
Twitter
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1395 2276 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.98% 41.47% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1665 1958
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £31.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) Facebook
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) NUnit
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CruiseControl
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) CruiseControl
1 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
1 3 (27.27%) gulp
1 3 (27.27%) MSBuild
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
3 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Protractor
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Content Editor
5 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
5 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Services Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
5 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
5 3 (27.27%) Sass
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Autofac
6 2 (18.18%) AutoMapper
6 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile First
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) SAP