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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 157 196 184
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Contract jobs citing Twitter 9 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.66% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 13
Median daily rate £450 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - £18.15
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
1419 2557 2522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.48% 43.13% 43.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1888 1723
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.20 £34.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 12 (70.59%) Facebook
2 8 (47.06%) Google
3 7 (41.18%) JSON
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Android
5 5 (29.41%) OAuth
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (29.41%) Node.js
5 5 (29.41%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) Android Development
5 5 (29.41%) Docker
5 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) STB
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
6 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (23.53%) Social Media
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Sprinklr
2 1 (5.88%) Radian6
2 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Socialbakers
3 1 (5.88%) AdWords
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) CruiseControl
1 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
1 2 (11.76%) gulp
1 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Protractor
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Android Developer
2 3 (17.65%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (17.65%) iOS Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Android Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Copywriter
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) Node.js
3 5 (29.41%) OAuth
3 5 (29.41%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) STB
2 4 (23.53%) Social Media
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Statistics
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Android Development
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Facebook
2 8 (47.06%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Adobe
4 2 (11.76%) Brandwatch
4 2 (11.76%) Crimson Hexagon
4 2 (11.76%) Spredfast
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.88%) DoubleClick
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Omniture
5 1 (5.88%) Yahoo!