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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 154 184 194
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Contract jobs citing Twitter 10 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.57% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Median daily rate £450 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £325 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - £32.00
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
1341 2473 2651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.37% 42.48% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1834 1842
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 68 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £41.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 13 (68.42%) Facebook
2 8 (42.11%) Google
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Android
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) Social Media
5 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) OAuth
5 5 (26.32%) Node.js
5 5 (26.32%) REST
5 5 (26.32%) Android Development
5 5 (26.32%) Docker
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) STB
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development

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 (5.26%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Radian6
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) AdWords
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) gulp
2 2 (10.53%) CruiseControl
2 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
2 2 (10.53%) Grunt
2 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Gradle
3 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Protractor
3 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (15.79%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Java Android Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Content Editor
4 1 (5.26%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) Node.js
3 5 (26.32%) OAuth
3 5 (26.32%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) CSS3
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) Sass
5 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) LINQ
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Social Media
1 5 (26.32%) STB
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Android Development
1 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Facebook
2 8 (42.11%) Google
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) DoubleClick
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Omniture
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Yahoo!