The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 63 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Twitter 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 1.14% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £250 £320
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 -
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Twitter
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 527 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.66% 35.16% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 238 224
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.08 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Twitter across the Edinburgh region.

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Edinburgh region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (22.22%) Redis
3 2 (22.22%) Riak
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) Redis
1 2 (22.22%) Riak
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web UI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet