The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 11 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 Scotland 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Twitter 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.66 -
% change year-on-year
+41.21% -
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1125 1043 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.96% 41.70% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 467 432
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 51
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £9.25 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 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
Edinburgh - 11 £350 -
Glasgow - 6 £500 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £300 -
Dundee - - - - 1
Falkirk - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
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UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
3 12 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (52.38%) CSS3
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (47.62%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
7 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) JSON
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) Web Design
8 5 (23.81%) Subversion
8 5 (23.81%) Maven
8 5 (23.81%) Ajax
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) JSP
8 5 (23.81%) C#
8 5 (23.81%) DOM
9 4 (19.05%) Apache
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (14.29%) Project Management

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
1 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) UI Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Communications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
3 12 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (52.38%) CSS3
5 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) JSP
6 5 (23.81%) DOM
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
1 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
1 1 (4.76%) Blog
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (23.81%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) SEO
5 2 (9.52%) BPR
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) RACF
1 1 (4.76%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Sencha