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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
London / City of London
Rank 143 145 182
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Contract jobs citing Twitter 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Median daily rate £338 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 £40.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+75.97% +263.63%

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
1225 1252 2211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.54% 39.89% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 933 1628
Median daily rate £450 £430 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 4 (33.33%) Facebook
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) Blog
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) React
3 3 (25.00%) Fintech
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Music Industry
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Market Research
5 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy

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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AdWords
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Phabricator
General
1 2 (16.67%) Music Industry
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Web Developer
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Campaign Executive
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Executive
3 1 (8.33%) LIMS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) React
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Django
4 1 (8.33%) Flask
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Pyramid
4 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) LIMS
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Web Development
1 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Market Research
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) SEO
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com