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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
England / London
Rank 379 351 377
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Contract jobs citing Twitter 24 65 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.75% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 32
Median daily rate £388 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £170 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £313 £314
% change year-on-year
+39.20% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +218.18%

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
8278 8619 9566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.05% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5535 5607 6370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 198
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 8 £450 -18.18% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 2
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Twitter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
2 20 (35.09%) HTML
2 20 (35.09%) Social Media
3 18 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (31.58%) CSS
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.32%) Python
6 14 (24.56%) Linux
6 14 (24.56%) Node.js
7 13 (22.81%) Facebook
7 13 (22.81%) CMS
8 12 (21.05%) PHP
8 12 (21.05%) CSS3
8 12 (21.05%) HTML5
8 12 (21.05%) jQuery
9 11 (19.30%) Java
10 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (17.54%) Django
10 10 (17.54%) Raspberry Pi
11 9 (15.79%) Front End Development
11 9 (15.79%) React
11 9 (15.79%) Sass
11 9 (15.79%) Web Development
11 9 (15.79%) MySQL
12 8 (14.04%) OO
12 8 (14.04%) EPoS
12 8 (14.04%) Google
12 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
12 8 (14.04%) Analytics
12 8 (14.04%) Responsive Web Design

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.81%) CMS
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) Moodle
4 2 (3.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) AdWords
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) GitLab
2 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Hudson
3 2 (3.51%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.75%) Phabricator
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Python Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Django Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) HTML
2 18 (31.58%) CSS
2 18 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (24.56%) Node.js
4 12 (21.05%) CSS3
4 12 (21.05%) HTML5
4 12 (21.05%) jQuery
5 10 (17.54%) Django
6 9 (15.79%) React
6 9 (15.79%) Sass
7 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.53%) LAMP
9 5 (8.77%) .NET
9 5 (8.77%) Express
9 5 (8.77%) JMS
9 5 (8.77%) Spring
10 4 (7.02%) JavaFX
10 4 (7.02%) Struts
10 4 (7.02%) XSLT
11 3 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Social Media
2 10 (17.54%) Raspberry Pi
3 8 (14.04%) EPoS
4 6 (10.53%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.77%) Blog
5 5 (8.77%) Fintech
6 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.51%) Online Banking
7 2 (3.51%) Social Network
7 2 (3.51%) Streaming Media
7 2 (3.51%) Streaming Video
7 2 (3.51%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.75%) Animation
8 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.75%) LIMS
8 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.79%) Front End Development
2 9 (15.79%) Web Development
3 8 (14.04%) Analytics
3 8 (14.04%) OO
3 8 (14.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) OO PHP
5 5 (8.77%) TDD
6 4 (7.02%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (7.02%) Project Management
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) Content Management
7 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.26%) MVC
7 3 (5.26%) SEO
7 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) Python
3 12 (21.05%) PHP
4 11 (19.30%) Java
5 5 (8.77%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
6 4 (7.02%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.75%) ES6
9 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.75%) R
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Facebook
2 8 (14.04%) Google
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Brandwatch
6 1 (1.75%) Crimson Hexagon
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Spredfast
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago