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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Twitter 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.04% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -35.25%
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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
416 293 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.04% 42.46% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 145 157
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) BPR

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (33.33%) JSP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
3 2 (22.22%) JRuby
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE 5
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) OSGi
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) JSTL
4 1 (11.11%) D3.js
4 1 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (11.11%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) BPR
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Jython
3 2 (22.22%) Groovy
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 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Sencha