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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 399 379 374
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Twitter 35 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.52% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 40
Median daily rate £445 £352 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.42% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - £18.15
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
9247 10298 10501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.77% 43.72% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6265 6829 6594
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 252 225
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.15
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +40 9 £450 +26.76% 3
Croydon -15 6 £445 +14.83% 2
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 37 (52.11%) Facebook
2 36 (50.70%) HTML
2 36 (50.70%) JavaScript
3 29 (40.85%) CSS
4 27 (38.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (36.62%) HTML5
5 26 (36.62%) Node.js
6 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (30.99%) Web Development
7 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
8 20 (28.17%) AngularJS
9 18 (25.35%) CSS3
9 18 (25.35%) Java
10 17 (23.94%) REST
10 17 (23.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (23.94%) jQuery
11 16 (22.54%) Social Media
11 16 (22.54%) Linux
11 16 (22.54%) Front End Development
12 15 (21.13%) gulp
12 15 (21.13%) Sass
12 15 (21.13%) JSON
13 14 (19.72%) Google
14 13 (18.31%) Spring
14 13 (18.31%) Subversion
14 13 (18.31%) XML
14 13 (18.31%) HTTP
14 13 (18.31%) Grunt
15 12 (16.90%) Web Services
16 11 (15.49%) Ruby

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 10 (14.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.82%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) Drupal
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.63%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Sprinklr
2 2 (2.82%) Radian6
2 2 (2.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.23%) Socialbakers
3 2 (2.82%) AdWords
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) SMS
3 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.23%) Big Data
6 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.23%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.82%) Redis
8 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.41%) OLAP
8 1 (1.41%) OLTP
8 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) gulp
3 13 (18.31%) Grunt
3 13 (18.31%) Subversion
4 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.45%) Jasmine
5 6 (8.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (7.04%) Bower
6 5 (7.04%) JIRA
6 5 (7.04%) Mocha
7 4 (5.63%) Maven
7 4 (5.63%) Protractor
7 4 (5.63%) Selenium
8 2 (2.82%) Ant
8 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.82%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.82%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.82%) NUnit
8 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Back Office
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
4 3 (4.23%) Front Office
4 3 (4.23%) Publishing
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Angular Developer
5 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Copywriter
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.63%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Customer Services Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
8 3 (4.23%) iOS Android Developer
8 3 (4.23%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) HTML
2 29 (40.85%) CSS
3 27 (38.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 26 (36.62%) HTML5
4 26 (36.62%) Node.js
5 20 (28.17%) AngularJS
6 18 (25.35%) CSS3
7 17 (23.94%) jQuery
7 17 (23.94%) REST
8 15 (21.13%) JSON
8 15 (21.13%) Sass
9 13 (18.31%) Spring
9 13 (18.31%) XML
10 12 (16.90%) Web Services
11 9 (12.68%) JavaFX
11 9 (12.68%) JMS
11 9 (12.68%) Struts
12 7 (9.86%) Backbone.js
13 6 (8.45%) OAuth
13 6 (8.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Social Media
2 10 (14.08%) Visualisation
3 9 (12.68%) User Experience
4 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.04%) STB
6 4 (5.63%) Statistics
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.82%) W3C
8 1 (1.41%) Animation
8 1 (1.41%) Blog
8 1 (1.41%) Fintech
8 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.41%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (1.41%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Mac OS X
2 10 (14.08%) Unix
3 7 (9.86%) Android
4 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) Web Development
3 17 (23.94%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (22.54%) Front End Development
5 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.08%) MVC
5 10 (14.08%) Web Design
6 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.27%) Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.86%) Mobile First
8 7 (9.86%) TDD
8 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.45%) Android Development
9 6 (8.45%) DevOps
9 6 (8.45%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.45%) OO
9 6 (8.45%) Open Source
10 5 (7.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.35%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) Ruby
4 10 (14.08%) Python
5 9 (12.68%) C#
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 8 (11.27%) Scala
7 5 (7.04%) ES6
7 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) F#
8 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.82%) Nagios
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Facebook
2 14 (19.72%) Google
3 6 (8.45%) Adobe
4 3 (4.23%) Brandwatch
4 3 (4.23%) Crimson Hexagon
4 3 (4.23%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.23%) Spredfast
5 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.82%) DoubleClick
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) New Relic
5 2 (2.82%) Omniture
5 2 (2.82%) Yahoo!
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