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 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 128 130 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.25% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.71% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Median daily rate £325 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £443 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - £18.15
Twitter
UK

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
1166 1131 1079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.93% 35.49% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 506 514
Median daily rate £340 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £457 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Glasgow +5 3 £325 -15.03% 1
Edinburgh -6 3 £325 -11.86%
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Facebook
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) WebEx
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC

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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Interactive Media
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Xerox