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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 89 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Twitter 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.069% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.23% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £370 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
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
592 444 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.02% 30.66% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 228 193
Median daily rate £420 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 May 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Facebook
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Modernizr
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) Zend
3 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Media

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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Taleo Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) Modernizr
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
2 2 (25.00%) Symfony
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Facebook
2 2 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle