The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 355 363 360
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Twitter 56 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.46% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £171 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £6.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.15 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
-19.90% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10577 11119 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.80% 45.86% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 7078 7131
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 291 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Twitter
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +22 19 £350 +27.27% 26
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (52.83%) Facebook
2 55 (51.89%) HTML
3 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
4 50 (47.17%) CSS
5 42 (39.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 40 (37.74%) HTML5
7 30 (28.30%) CSS3
7 30 (28.30%) Google
8 29 (27.36%) Social Media
9 27 (25.47%) jQuery
9 27 (25.47%) PHP
10 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
11 25 (23.58%) Web Services
11 25 (23.58%) OO
12 24 (22.64%) RESTful
13 23 (21.70%) MVC
14 22 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (17.92%) Node.js
15 19 (17.92%) JSON
16 18 (16.98%) Marketing
17 17 (16.04%) Backbone.js
17 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
17 17 (16.04%) Scrum
18 16 (15.09%) Subversion
19 15 (14.15%) Analytics
19 15 (14.15%) Ajax
19 15 (14.15%) CMS
19 15 (14.15%) .NET
20 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
21 13 (12.26%) MySQL

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (17.92%) Node.js
2 15 (14.15%) CMS
3 8 (7.55%) Drupal
3 8 (7.55%) WordPress
4 6 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.72%) SAS
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) RTSP
3 1 (0.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.94%) SMS
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.26%) MySQL
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.72%) SQLite
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.94%) Big Data
7 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
7 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.09%) Subversion
3 9 (8.49%) Xcode
4 7 (6.60%) Grunt
5 4 (3.77%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) Firebug
7 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.94%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (16.98%) Marketing
2 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (66.98%) Developer
2 16 (15.09%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (9.43%) PHP Developer
4 9 (8.49%) iOS Developer
5 7 (6.60%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Social Media Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Android Developer
8 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Marketing Consultant
9 3 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Programmer
10 2 (1.89%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.89%) HTML
2 50 (47.17%) CSS
3 42 (39.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 40 (37.74%) HTML5
5 30 (28.30%) CSS3
6 27 (25.47%) jQuery
7 25 (23.58%) Web Services
8 24 (22.64%) RESTful
9 19 (17.92%) JSON
10 17 (16.04%) Backbone.js
10 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
11 15 (14.15%) .NET
11 15 (14.15%) Ajax
12 13 (12.26%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (11.32%) LESS
14 11 (10.38%) Sass
15 10 (9.43%) XML
16 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
17 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (6.60%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Social Media
2 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.55%) Social Network
4 6 (5.66%) W3C
5 5 (4.72%) Graphic Design
5 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.72%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.83%) iPad
6 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.83%) Blog
7 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.89%) Animation
7 2 (1.89%) iPhone
8 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.94%) Arduino
8 1 (0.94%) New Media
8 1 (0.94%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.60%) Android
3 2 (1.89%) Windows
3 2 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) OO
2 23 (21.70%) MVC
3 22 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (16.04%) Scrum
5 15 (14.15%) Analytics
6 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.32%) TDD
7 12 (11.32%) Web Development
8 11 (10.38%) iOS Development
9 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.43%) Content Management
9 10 (9.43%) OOP
10 8 (7.55%) Project Management
11 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.60%) SEO
11 7 (6.60%) Campaign Management
11 7 (6.60%) Android Development
11 7 (6.60%) Data Analytics
12 6 (5.66%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.47%) PHP
3 11 (10.38%) SQL
4 10 (9.43%) C#
5 9 (8.49%) Objective-C
6 6 (5.66%) Java
7 4 (3.77%) Python
8 3 (2.83%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) PHP5
9 2 (1.89%) C++
9 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.94%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) PHP4
10 1 (0.94%) F#
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) RACF
2 1 (0.94%) ACF2
Vendors
1 56 (52.83%) Facebook
2 30 (28.30%) Google
3 9 (8.49%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.72%) Ab Initio
4 5 (4.72%) Apple
4 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.77%) Adobe
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.83%) Zend
7 2 (1.89%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) HP
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