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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 341 359 360
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing Twitter 68 65 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.56% 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 £227 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £6.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.94% -35.25%
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
11067 11686 11841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 46.37% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6964 7523 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 265 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.01 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +27 15 £375 +9.09% 35
Harrow - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (54.90%) HTML
2 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
2 47 (46.08%) CSS
2 47 (46.08%) Facebook
3 42 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 37 (36.27%) HTML5
5 31 (30.39%) Google
6 30 (29.41%) jQuery
7 27 (26.47%) CSS3
7 27 (26.47%) PHP
8 23 (22.55%) Social Media
9 21 (20.59%) Node.js
9 21 (20.59%) MVC
10 20 (19.61%) Marketing
10 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
11 19 (18.63%) AngularJS
11 19 (18.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (18.63%) OO
12 18 (17.65%) TDD
13 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (15.69%) Web Services
13 16 (15.69%) Analytics
13 16 (15.69%) Backbone.js
14 15 (14.71%) RESTful
14 15 (14.71%) CMS
15 14 (13.73%) Subversion
15 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
15 14 (13.73%) LESS
16 13 (12.75%) Jasmine
16 13 (12.75%) Semantic HTML

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.59%) Node.js
2 15 (14.71%) CMS
3 7 (6.86%) Drupal
4 6 (5.88%) WordPress
5 5 (4.90%) SAS
5 5 (4.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.94%) Apache
7 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.98%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.96%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.98%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.96%) Internet
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) MySQL
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.96%) Redis
6 2 (1.96%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.98%) SQLite
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.73%) Subversion
3 13 (12.75%) Jasmine
4 9 (8.82%) Grunt
5 5 (4.90%) Mocha
6 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.92%) Xcode
7 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.94%) MSTest
7 3 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.94%) Selenium
7 3 (2.94%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.98%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.98%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.98%) Firebug
9 1 (0.98%) Sublime Text
General
1 20 (19.61%) Marketing
2 6 (5.88%) Finance
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (61.76%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (8.82%) PHP Developer
4 7 (6.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (5.88%) Social Media Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 6 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Consultant
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Architect
7 4 (3.92%) iOS Developer
7 4 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Marketing Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) Programmer
8 3 (2.94%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (1.96%) Content Manager
9 2 (1.96%) C# Programmer
9 2 (1.96%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.90%) HTML
2 47 (46.08%) CSS
3 42 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 37 (36.27%) HTML5
5 30 (29.41%) jQuery
6 27 (26.47%) CSS3
7 19 (18.63%) AngularJS
8 16 (15.69%) Web Services
8 16 (15.69%) Backbone.js
9 15 (14.71%) RESTful
10 14 (13.73%) LESS
11 13 (12.75%) Semantic HTML
12 12 (11.76%) .NET
13 11 (10.78%) Sass
13 11 (10.78%) JSON
14 10 (9.80%) Ajax
14 10 (9.80%) XML
15 7 (6.86%) LAMP
15 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Social Media
2 7 (6.86%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.90%) W3C
3 5 (4.90%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.94%) Blog
5 3 (2.94%) iPad
5 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.98%) Physics
7 1 (0.98%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.98%) Animation
7 1 (0.98%) Statistics
7 1 (0.98%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) MVC
2 19 (18.63%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (18.63%) OO
3 18 (17.65%) TDD
4 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.69%) Analytics
5 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 13 (12.75%) Unit Testing
6 13 (12.75%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) OOP
8 10 (9.80%) Content Management
9 9 (8.82%) Project Management
9 9 (8.82%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) BDD
9 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.84%) SEO
11 7 (6.86%) ETL
11 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.86%) Campaign Management
12 6 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
2 27 (26.47%) PHP
3 11 (10.78%) C#
4 9 (8.82%) SQL
5 5 (4.90%) PHP5
6 4 (3.92%) Python
6 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.94%) Ruby
8 2 (1.96%) F#
8 2 (1.96%) Scala
8 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (0.98%) C++
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) RACF
2 1 (0.98%) ACF2
Vendors
1 47 (46.08%) Facebook
2 31 (30.39%) Google
3 8 (7.84%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.88%) Zend
5 5 (4.90%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle
7 3 (2.94%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.96%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.96%) Adobe
9 1 (0.98%) Apple
9 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
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