The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £310 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+32.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +218.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
764 1059 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.56% 41.55% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 577 472
Median daily rate £350 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +98.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Twitter across the Scotland region.

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Scotland region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +15 5 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £310 -
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) CSS3
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) User Experience
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) Big Data
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
8 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Social Media

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
2 2 (10.00%) Riak
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) KDB
3 1 (5.00%) Kdb+
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Protractor
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (10.00%) UX Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) KDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) CSS3
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (10.00%) LESS
5 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) D3.js
6 1 (5.00%) Laravel
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
6 1 (5.00%) SVG
6 1 (5.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Social Network
3 1 (5.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec