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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 193 181 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Contract jobs citing Twitter 15 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.70% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £205 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.15 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- -19.90%
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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
2562 2575 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.76% 44.37% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1890 1766 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 51 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 (45.16%) Facebook
2 13 (41.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 10 (32.26%) Social Media
6 9 (29.03%) Finance
6 9 (29.03%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) MVC
7 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) Web Development
9 6 (19.35%) BDD
10 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) Java
11 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
11 4 (12.90%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) SAP
11 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
11 4 (12.90%) Google
11 4 (12.90%) Marketing
11 4 (12.90%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.23%) Bankmaster
1 1 (3.23%) SAP SRM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Grunt
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Log4Net
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Moq
4 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Copywriter
4 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
4 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
8 4 (12.90%) Sass
9 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
9 3 (9.68%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) RESTful
9 3 (9.68%) Android SDK
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
9 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 2 (6.45%) Spring
10 2 (6.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Streaming Video
3 2 (6.45%) Copywriting
3 2 (6.45%) Blog
3 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) EFT
4 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 6 (19.35%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Android Development
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.23%) Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Go
7 1 (3.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Facebook
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Google
3 2 (6.45%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) Ariba
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Zend
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