The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 346 353 264
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -89
Contract jobs citing Twitter 60 50 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.48% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 82
Average daily rate
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£364 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.22% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £231 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +60.00%
Twitter
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9941 10354 9890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.39% 44.35% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6430 6750 6234
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 206 260
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £33.69 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in London

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in London

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in London

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the London region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in London

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 16 £350 +21.73% 41
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (40.21%) Facebook
2 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 38 (39.18%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 35 (36.08%) CSS
5 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (26.80%) MVC
7 24 (24.74%) .NET
8 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
9 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
10 20 (20.62%) C#
10 20 (20.62%) TDD
11 19 (19.59%) Social Media
12 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (17.53%) Scrum
12 17 (17.53%) Java
13 16 (16.49%) Web Services
13 16 (16.49%) Apple iOS
13 16 (16.49%) Google
13 16 (16.49%) jQuery
14 15 (15.46%) Web Development
14 15 (15.46%) Node.js
15 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
15 14 (14.43%) HTML5
15 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
15 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.40%) RESTful
16 13 (13.40%) JSON
16 13 (13.40%) Marketing
17 12 (12.37%) SAP

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (15.46%) Node.js
2 5 (5.15%) CMS
3 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.09%) Jetty
4 3 (3.09%) WordPress
4 3 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.03%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.03%) SAP MDM
1 1 (1.03%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.03%) Bankmaster
1 1 (1.03%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.03%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) PaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Heroku
3 1 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
2 6 (6.19%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.09%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.15%) Subversion
2 5 (5.15%) Selenium
3 4 (4.12%) Maven
3 4 (4.12%) Xcode
3 4 (4.12%) NUnit
3 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.12%) Grunt
4 3 (3.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.06%) Moq
5 2 (2.06%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.06%) MSTest
5 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.06%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.03%) Gradle
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Bower
6 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (13.40%) Marketing
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Advertising
4 4 (4.12%) Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Games
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Automotive
6 2 (2.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (63.92%) Developer
2 11 (11.34%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Web Developer
4 9 (9.28%) iOS Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (8.25%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.22%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.12%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Designer
9 4 (4.12%) UI Programmer
10 3 (3.09%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 36 (37.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 35 (36.08%) CSS
4 24 (24.74%) .NET
5 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
6 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
7 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (16.49%) Web Services
8 16 (16.49%) jQuery
9 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
9 14 (14.43%) HTML5
10 13 (13.40%) RESTful
10 13 (13.40%) JSON
11 11 (11.34%) iOS SDK
12 10 (10.31%) Spring
12 10 (10.31%) XML
13 8 (8.25%) CSS3
14 7 (7.22%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.22%) LESS
14 7 (7.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Social Media
2 8 (8.25%) Blog
3 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 4 (4.12%) Social Network
5 3 (3.09%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.09%) iPhone
5 3 (3.09%) Streaming Video
5 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) iPad
5 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.06%) GIS
6 2 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.06%) FMCG
7 1 (1.03%) Podcast
7 1 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.03%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.31%) Android
3 7 (7.22%) Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Windows
5 4 (4.12%) UNIX
5 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.03%) CentOS
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.80%) MVC
3 20 (20.62%) TDD
4 17 (17.53%) Scrum
5 15 (15.46%) Web Development
6 11 (11.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (11.34%) iOS Development
7 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.22%) Content Management
10 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.19%) OO
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) Web Design
11 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.15%) Analytics
11 5 (5.15%) Android Development
12 4 (4.12%) BDD
12 4 (4.12%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.18%) JavaScript
2 20 (20.62%) C#
3 17 (17.53%) Java
4 7 (7.22%) SQL
4 7 (7.22%) Scala
5 6 (6.19%) Objective-C
5 6 (6.19%) PHP
6 5 (5.15%) Ruby
7 4 (4.12%) Python
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) ABAP
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.03%) PHP5
10 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) ACCA
4 1 (1.03%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) EMIR
2 2 (2.06%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) cPanel
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Facebook
2 16 (16.49%) Google
3 12 (12.37%) SAP
4 8 (8.25%) EPiServer
5 7 (7.22%) Adobe
6 4 (4.12%) Ariba
7 2 (2.06%) Zend
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle
8 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.03%) VMware
8 1 (1.03%) Pega
8 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.03%) Foundry
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