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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
England / London
Rank 377 348 361
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing Twitter 20 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.81% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 32
Median daily rate £425 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £175 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 £40.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+75.97% +263.63%

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
8179 8751 9571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.82% 40.81% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 5738 6281
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 150 186
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +14 10 £338 +22.72% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) HTML
3 18 (34.62%) CSS
4 17 (32.69%) Social Media
5 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.92%) PHP
7 14 (26.92%) Facebook
8 13 (25.00%) jQuery
8 13 (25.00%) Linux
9 11 (21.15%) Python
9 11 (21.15%) CSS3
9 11 (21.15%) HTML5
10 9 (17.31%) Node.js
10 9 (17.31%) Sass
10 9 (17.31%) React
10 9 (17.31%) MySQL
11 8 (15.38%) OO
11 8 (15.38%) CMS
11 8 (15.38%) Web Development
11 8 (15.38%) Analytics
12 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
12 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (13.46%) Google
12 7 (13.46%) .NET
13 6 (11.54%) C#
13 6 (11.54%) Java
13 6 (11.54%) SQL
13 6 (11.54%) Apache
13 6 (11.54%) Windows

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 8 (15.38%) CMS
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) Moodle
3 2 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) AdWords
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Slack
3 1 (1.92%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) GIS
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Hudson
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.92%) NUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Phabricator
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Music Industry
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (11.54%) PHP Developer
2 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
4 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Angular Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Graduate
6 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Web Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (25.00%) jQuery
5 11 (21.15%) CSS3
5 11 (21.15%) HTML5
6 9 (17.31%) Node.js
6 9 (17.31%) React
6 9 (17.31%) Sass
7 7 (13.46%) .NET
8 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.54%) Django
8 6 (11.54%) LAMP
9 4 (7.69%) XSLT
10 3 (5.77%) JSON
10 3 (5.77%) REST
11 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.85%) Express
11 2 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Social Media
2 5 (9.62%) Blog
2 5 (9.62%) EPoS
2 5 (9.62%) Fintech
2 5 (9.62%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Social Network
4 2 (3.85%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Streaming Media
4 2 (3.85%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Animation
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.92%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Debian
3 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) Analytics
2 8 (15.38%) OO
2 8 (15.38%) Web Development
3 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
3 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (11.54%) Scrum
4 6 (11.54%) TDD
5 5 (9.62%) OO PHP
5 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
6 4 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) BDD
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.77%) SEO
7 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.85%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.92%) PHP
3 11 (21.15%) Python
4 6 (11.54%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) Java
4 6 (11.54%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.92%) ES6
8 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.92%) EMIR
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Facebook
2 7 (13.46%) Google
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) Brandwatch
6 1 (1.92%) Crimson Hexagon
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Spredfast
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago