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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 64 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Twitter 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.94% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -35.71%
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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
415 283 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.65% 43.27% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 146 187
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
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%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
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 SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Jython
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) GlassFish
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
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%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
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%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) JSP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Java EE
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%) JSTL
4 1 (11.11%) D3.js
4 1 (11.11%) OSGi
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.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
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) BPR
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) 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 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Sencha