The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 63 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Twitter 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £208
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.38
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
270 271 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.04% 43.92% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 186
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Jython
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) GlassFish

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) JRuby
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE 5
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) JSTL
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) OSGi
3 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) BPR
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Jython
3 2 (22.22%) Groovy
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe