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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 397 365 388
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Contract jobs citing Twitter 33 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.58% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 18
Median daily rate £381 £381 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £320 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%
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
9116 9920 9928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.32% 44.50% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6256 6487 6462
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 253 207
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.02 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% +0.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 7 £450 +5.88% 7
Croydon -14 2 £445 +14.83% 1
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 60 (56.60%) Facebook
2 55 (51.89%) HTML
3 48 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 48 (45.28%) CSS
4 38 (35.85%) HTML5
5 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
6 30 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 29 (27.36%) CSS3
7 29 (27.36%) jQuery
7 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (26.42%) Social Media
9 25 (23.58%) Node.js
9 25 (23.58%) Web Development
10 22 (20.75%) Grunt
10 22 (20.75%) Sass
11 19 (17.92%) gulp
11 19 (17.92%) Front End Development
12 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
13 16 (15.09%) Java
14 15 (14.15%) TDD
14 15 (14.15%) Google
15 14 (13.21%) MVC
15 14 (13.21%) Analytics
15 14 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (12.26%) SQL
16 13 (12.26%) REST
17 12 (11.32%) JSON
17 12 (11.32%) Unit Testing
17 12 (11.32%) C#
17 12 (11.32%) Linux

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 25 (23.58%) Node.js
2 9 (8.49%) WordPress
3 7 (6.60%) CMS
4 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.83%) Drupal
5 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.94%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.94%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.94%) JBoss
6 1 (0.94%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.94%) SAS
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.72%) MS Office
4 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.94%) InDesign
5 1 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.94%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.94%) Radian6
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.83%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.94%) AdWords
3 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) Intranet
2 10 (9.43%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) Skype
4 1 (0.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) WebEx
4 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
1 9 (8.49%) MySQL
1 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.83%) Redis
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.89%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.94%) OLAP
5 1 (0.94%) OLTP
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Grunt
2 19 (17.92%) gulp
3 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (8.49%) Jasmine
6 8 (7.55%) Mocha
6 8 (7.55%) Subversion
7 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.77%) CruiseControl
8 4 (3.77%) FitNesse
8 4 (3.77%) Maven
8 4 (3.77%) MSBuild
8 4 (3.77%) NUnit
8 4 (3.77%) Protractor
9 3 (2.83%) Bower
9 3 (2.83%) Selenium
9 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.89%) JSHint
10 2 (1.89%) QUnit
10 2 (1.89%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (11.32%) Publishing
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Banking
4 8 (7.55%) Marketing
5 5 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Back Office
7 2 (1.89%) Advertising
7 2 (1.89%) Front Office
7 2 (1.89%) Games
7 2 (1.89%) Law
7 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.94%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 24 (22.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (14.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Angular Developer
5 9 (8.49%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.49%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.55%) HTML Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Web Manager
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.66%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Copywriter
9 5 (4.72%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Designer
10 4 (3.77%) UI Developer
11 3 (2.83%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (2.83%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.89%) HTML
2 48 (45.28%) CSS
3 38 (35.85%) HTML5
4 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
5 30 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 29 (27.36%) CSS3
6 29 (27.36%) jQuery
7 22 (20.75%) Sass
8 13 (12.26%) REST
9 12 (11.32%) JSON
9 12 (11.32%) LESS
9 12 (11.32%) React
10 11 (10.38%) Backbone.js
10 11 (10.38%) Web Services
11 10 (9.43%) RESTful
11 10 (9.43%) XML
12 9 (8.49%) .NET
13 8 (7.55%) Spring
14 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
14 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Social Media
2 10 (9.43%) User Experience
3 8 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.55%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Statistics
5 3 (2.83%) Blog
5 3 (2.83%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.83%) STB
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) W3C
7 1 (0.94%) Animation
7 1 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.94%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) Android
2 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.72%) Mac OS X
2 5 (4.72%) Unix
3 4 (3.77%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) CentOS
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.58%) Web Development
3 19 (17.92%) Front End Development
4 15 (14.15%) TDD
5 14 (13.21%) Analytics
5 14 (13.21%) MVC
5 14 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.43%) Mobile First
8 9 (8.49%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.55%) Scrum
9 8 (7.55%) SDLC
10 7 (6.60%) DevOps
10 7 (6.60%) SEO
11 6 (5.66%) OO
11 6 (5.66%) Open Source
11 6 (5.66%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (5.66%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 16 (15.09%) Java
3 13 (12.26%) SQL
4 12 (11.32%) C#
5 9 (8.49%) Python
6 8 (7.55%) Ruby
7 7 (6.60%) PHP
7 7 (6.60%) Scala
7 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.66%) ES6
9 3 (2.83%) F#
10 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.94%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.94%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.94%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) PhD
3 2 (1.89%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.94%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 60 (56.60%) Facebook
2 15 (14.15%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (1.89%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.89%) New Relic
5 1 (0.94%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.94%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.94%) Meraki
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.94%) Omniture
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) SendGrid
5 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.94%) Yahoo!
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