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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 351 351 356
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Twitter 68 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 34
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -21.42%
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
11132 11759 11805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.78% 46.41% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7579 7150
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 266 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.60 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.96 £48.84 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +10 13 £375 +9.09% 41
Harrow - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 57 (56.44%) HTML
2 47 (46.53%) CSS
3 45 (44.55%) JavaScript
4 44 (43.56%) Facebook
4 44 (43.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 37 (36.63%) HTML5
6 30 (29.70%) Google
7 28 (27.72%) jQuery
8 26 (25.74%) CSS3
8 26 (25.74%) PHP
9 22 (21.78%) Social Media
10 21 (20.79%) Node.js
10 21 (20.79%) AngularJS
11 20 (19.80%) MVC
11 20 (19.80%) Marketing
12 19 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (18.81%) Git (software)
13 18 (17.82%) TDD
14 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (15.84%) Backbone.js
15 15 (14.85%) Analytics
15 15 (14.85%) .NET
15 15 (14.85%) OO
15 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
16 14 (13.86%) Web Services
16 14 (13.86%) Subversion
16 14 (13.86%) CMS
16 14 (13.86%) Scrum
16 14 (13.86%) Semantic HTML
16 14 (13.86%) LESS

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 21 (20.79%) Node.js
2 14 (13.86%) CMS
3 8 (7.92%) Drupal
4 6 (5.94%) WordPress
5 5 (4.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.95%) SAS
6 4 (3.96%) Apache
7 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.99%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.98%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.99%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
1 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
1 2 (1.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) MySQL
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.98%) Redis
5 2 (1.98%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.99%) SQLite
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.86%) Subversion
3 13 (12.87%) Jasmine
4 9 (8.91%) Grunt
5 5 (4.95%) Mocha
6 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.97%) Xcode
7 3 (2.97%) MSTest
7 3 (2.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.97%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.97%) Selenium
7 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.99%) Firebug
9 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.99%) Sublime Text
General
1 20 (19.80%) Marketing
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Advertising
4 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (62.38%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
3 8 (7.92%) .NET Developer
4 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
4 6 (5.94%) Data Analyst
4 6 (5.94%) Analyst
4 6 (5.94%) Social Media Manager
5 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
5 5 (4.95%) Consultant
5 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
6 4 (3.96%) Programmer
6 4 (3.96%) Architect
6 4 (3.96%) Marketing Consultant
6 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (2.97%) iOS Developer
7 3 (2.97%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (1.98%) Web Manager
8 2 (1.98%) Web Architect
8 2 (1.98%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (56.44%) HTML
2 47 (46.53%) CSS
3 44 (43.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 37 (36.63%) HTML5
5 28 (27.72%) jQuery
6 26 (25.74%) CSS3
7 21 (20.79%) AngularJS
8 16 (15.84%) Backbone.js
9 15 (14.85%) .NET
10 14 (13.86%) Web Services
10 14 (13.86%) LESS
10 14 (13.86%) Semantic HTML
11 13 (12.87%) RESTful
12 12 (11.88%) Sass
13 10 (9.90%) JSON
14 9 (8.91%) Ajax
14 9 (8.91%) XML
15 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
15 8 (7.92%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (6.93%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Social Media
2 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.95%) W3C
3 5 (4.95%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.97%) Blog
5 3 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.97%) iPad
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) iPhone
7 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.99%) Open Source
7 1 (0.99%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
7 1 (0.99%) Animation
7 1 (0.99%) Physics
7 1 (0.99%) Arduino
7 1 (0.99%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Windows
3 2 (1.98%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) MVC
2 19 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (17.82%) TDD
4 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.85%) OO
5 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
5 15 (14.85%) Analytics
6 14 (13.86%) Scrum
7 13 (12.87%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.90%) Content Management
8 10 (9.90%) OOP
9 9 (8.91%) SEO
9 9 (8.91%) Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.91%) Web Development
9 9 (8.91%) BDD
10 7 (6.93%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (6.93%) ETL
10 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.94%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.55%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.74%) PHP
3 12 (11.88%) C#
4 9 (8.91%) SQL
5 4 (3.96%) Objective-C
5 4 (3.96%) PHP5
6 3 (2.97%) Python
7 2 (1.98%) F#
7 2 (1.98%) Scala
7 2 (1.98%) Ruby
7 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.98%) Java
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.99%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) RACF
2 1 (0.99%) ACF2
Vendors
1 44 (43.56%) Facebook
2 30 (29.70%) Google
3 8 (7.92%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.93%) Zend
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.95%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle
8 3 (2.97%) Eloqua
9 2 (1.98%) Adobe
10 1 (0.99%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
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