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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 377 370 367
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Twitter 48 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.51% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £198 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.15 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- -19.90%
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
10241 10488 10999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.63% 44.60% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6762 6574 6976
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 221 287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.35 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -12 15 £350 - 25
Croydon - 7 - - 1
Enfield - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 £340 -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 51 (45.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 50 (45.05%) HTML
4 49 (44.14%) CSS
5 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (35.14%) Facebook
7 36 (32.43%) MVC
8 35 (31.53%) .NET
9 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
10 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET
11 30 (27.03%) Scrum
12 29 (26.13%) C#
13 26 (23.42%) TDD
13 26 (23.42%) jQuery
14 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (22.52%) Social Media
15 23 (20.72%) Unit Testing
16 22 (19.82%) HTML5
17 21 (18.92%) Node.js
18 20 (18.02%) Git (software)
18 20 (18.02%) Java
19 19 (17.12%) Google
20 18 (16.22%) .NET Framework
20 18 (16.22%) CSS3
20 18 (16.22%) MongoDB
21 17 (15.32%) REST
21 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
22 16 (14.41%) JSON
23 15 (13.51%) SQL
24 14 (12.61%) Linux

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (18.92%) Node.js
2 10 (9.01%) Jetty
3 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.21%) Apache
4 8 (7.21%) nginx
5 7 (6.31%) Confluence
5 7 (6.31%) Alfresco
5 7 (6.31%) Mule
5 7 (6.31%) GlassFish
5 7 (6.31%) JBoss
5 7 (6.31%) WebLogic
5 7 (6.31%) iPlanet
5 7 (6.31%) Apache Qpid
5 7 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (6.31%) Tornado
5 7 (6.31%) WildFly
5 7 (6.31%) Mule ESB
5 7 (6.31%) Apache TomEE
6 5 (4.50%) CMS
6 5 (4.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.90%) Radian6
2 1 (0.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.90%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.90%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) OpenShift
2 4 (3.60%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) Yammer
4 1 (0.90%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.90%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Heroku
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.90%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) HTTP
2 7 (6.31%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) WebEx
4 1 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.01%) MySQL
4 8 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.31%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (6.31%) Redis
5 7 (6.31%) Riak
5 7 (6.31%) Infinispan
6 5 (4.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (4.50%) CouchDB
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.60%) Big Data
7 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.91%) Maven
2 11 (9.91%) Mocha
3 10 (9.01%) Selenium
4 8 (7.21%) JIRA
4 8 (7.21%) Gradle
4 8 (7.21%) Grunt
5 7 (6.31%) Artifactory
5 7 (6.31%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.31%) SonarQube
5 7 (6.31%) Gerrit
5 7 (6.31%) JUnit
5 7 (6.31%) JMeter
6 6 (5.41%) NUnit
6 6 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (4.50%) gulp
7 5 (4.50%) MSBuild
7 5 (4.50%) Moq
7 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.60%) Log4Net
General
1 14 (12.61%) Marketing
2 11 (9.91%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Advertising
4 5 (4.50%) Publishing
4 5 (4.50%) Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Automotive
5 3 (2.70%) Games
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Developer
2 11 (9.91%) Web Developer
3 9 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Consultant
5 7 (6.31%) Architect
5 7 (6.31%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Java Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.50%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (4.50%) Social Media Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Designer
8 4 (3.60%) Android Developer
8 4 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 50 (45.05%) HTML
3 49 (44.14%) CSS
4 35 (31.53%) .NET
5 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
6 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET
7 26 (23.42%) jQuery
8 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (19.82%) HTML5
10 18 (16.22%) CSS3
10 18 (16.22%) .NET Framework
11 17 (15.32%) REST
12 16 (14.41%) JSON
13 13 (11.71%) Spring
13 13 (11.71%) Backbone.js
14 12 (10.81%) Ajax
14 12 (10.81%) Web Services
15 10 (9.01%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (9.01%) RESTful
16 9 (8.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Social Media
2 8 (7.21%) W3C
2 8 (7.21%) User Experience
3 7 (6.31%) Blog
4 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.70%) Copywriting
6 3 (2.70%) GIS
6 3 (2.70%) Streaming Video
6 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.70%) iPad
6 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.70%) iPhone
6 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.80%) FMCG
7 2 (1.80%) Social Network
7 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.90%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 11 (9.91%) CentOS
3 9 (8.11%) Android
4 8 (7.21%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.50%) Windows
5 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.80%) UNIX
8 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.43%) MVC
3 30 (27.03%) Scrum
4 26 (23.42%) TDD
5 23 (20.72%) Unit Testing
6 12 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.81%) Web Development
7 11 (9.91%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.91%) SOA
8 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.21%) Validation
9 8 (7.21%) Content Management
9 8 (7.21%) BDD
10 7 (6.31%) Open Source
10 7 (6.31%) Analytics
10 7 (6.31%) Data Virtualisation
10 7 (6.31%) Document Management
10 7 (6.31%) OO
10 7 (6.31%) Microservices
11 6 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 29 (26.13%) C#
3 20 (18.02%) Java
4 15 (13.51%) SQL
5 6 (5.41%) PHP
6 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.70%) Scala
8 3 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.70%) Ruby
8 3 (2.70%) Perl
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) ABAP
9 1 (0.90%) PHP5
9 1 (0.90%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) WCAG
1 1 (0.90%) QA
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.90%) EMIR
1 1 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.31%) Squid
1 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.31%) Varnish
1 7 (6.31%) vCloud
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) HAProxy
1 7 (6.31%) Ansible
1 7 (6.31%) logstash
1 7 (6.31%) Salt
1 7 (6.31%) Kibana
1 7 (6.31%) Rundeck
1 7 (6.31%) ZABBIX
1 7 (6.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 39 (35.14%) Facebook
2 19 (17.12%) Google
3 13 (11.71%) EPiServer
4 11 (9.91%) SAP
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle
5 8 (7.21%) VMware
5 8 (7.21%) Pega
6 7 (6.31%) Splunk
6 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.41%) Adobe
8 4 (3.60%) Ariba
9 3 (2.70%) Zend
10 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.90%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.90%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.90%) PayPal
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