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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 57 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Twitter 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% - 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £229
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £23.00
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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
268 283 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.83% 48.29% 45.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 119 209
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.36 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.27 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) JRuby
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE 5
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JRuby
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE 5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle