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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 185 198 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing Twitter 14 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £25.08 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.24% -28.34%
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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
2694 3343 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.12% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 2321 2299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 94 96
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (53.85%) Facebook
2 11 (42.31%) Google
3 9 (34.62%) Analytics
4 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 8 (30.77%) Node.js
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) ETL
5 7 (26.92%) Marketing
5 7 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 6 (23.08%) Social Media
6 6 (23.08%) CSS3
6 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) SAS
7 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) Ab Initio
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Data Governance
7 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
7 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
7 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (30.77%) Node.js
2 5 (19.23%) SAS
3 4 (15.38%) CMS
3 4 (15.38%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (3.85%) Xcode
2 1 (3.85%) Mocha
2 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Copywriter
4 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Social Media Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Content Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Architect
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 7 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) CSS3
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) Google Maps API
6 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.69%) RESTful
7 2 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.85%) D3.js
8 1 (3.85%) Sass
8 1 (3.85%) cocos2d
8 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Analytics
2 7 (26.92%) ETL
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (19.23%) Data Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) Data Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) SEO
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) F#
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Facebook
2 11 (42.31%) Google
3 5 (19.23%) Ab Initio
4 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
5 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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