The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank 466 466 311
Rank change year-on-year
0 -155
Contract jobs citing Twitter 131 133 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.54% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 72 153
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 30
Average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +64.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +60.00%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend

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

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Twitter
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Twitter Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Twitter
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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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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
England -3 124 £350 - 448
London -2 60 £364 +11.92% 82
South East -30 24 £353 -9.03% 55
City of London +12 16 £350 +21.73% 34
North West -17 14 £275 -15.38% 82
Manchester -7 12 £250 -23.07% 33
East Midlands +4 11 £300 - 58
Yorkshire -32 8 £350 +14.94% 82
Buckinghamshire - 8 £325 - 8
Berkshire 0 7 - - 8
Derbyshire - 7 £275 - 9
Milton Keynes - 7 £325 - 6
Crawley - 7 £360 - 1
Derby - 7 £275 - 3
West Sussex - 7 £360 - 3
East of England +14 6 £313 -21.87% 18
West Yorkshire -11 6 £350 -17.64% 46
Scotland +4 5 £431 +23.21% 6
Leeds -6 5 £350 -15.15% 29
Essex +4 3 £375 - 1
South West -6 3 £325 -27.77% 11
Leicestershire - 3 - - 8
Bolton - 3 £350 - 2
Reading -4 2 - - 3
North Yorkshire -5 2 - - 17
West Lothian - 2 - - 5
Stockport - 2 - - 1
York - 2 - - 9
Bedfordshire - 2 £300 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £325 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 102 (49.51%) JavaScript
2 101 (49.03%) HTML
3 96 (46.60%) CSS
4 90 (43.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 70 (33.98%) Facebook
6 64 (31.07%) AngularJS
7 63 (30.58%) .NET
7 63 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (28.16%) jQuery
9 55 (26.70%) C#
10 53 (25.73%) MVC
10 53 (25.73%) HTML5
11 49 (23.79%) ASP.NET
12 37 (17.96%) Social Media
13 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (16.50%) Web Services
13 34 (16.50%) Marketing
14 33 (16.02%) TDD
14 33 (16.02%) SQL Server
15 32 (15.53%) Finance
15 32 (15.53%) Git (software)
15 32 (15.53%) CSS3
16 30 (14.56%) PHP
17 27 (13.11%) XML
17 27 (13.11%) Scrum
18 25 (12.14%) Google
18 25 (12.14%) Web Development
18 25 (12.14%) User Experience
19 24 (11.65%) Java
20 23 (11.17%) MySQL

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 23 (11.17%) Node.js
2 9 (4.37%) WordPress
3 8 (3.88%) Apache
3 8 (3.88%) CMS
4 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.94%) IIS
4 4 (1.94%) nginx
5 3 (1.46%) Jetty
5 3 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Drupal
7 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.94%) InDesign
4 3 (1.46%) MS Office
5 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.49%) Bankmaster
1 1 (0.49%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.34%) SaaS
2 8 (3.88%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Heroku
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.91%) HTTP
2 4 (1.94%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) Intranet
3 2 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) WEP
4 1 (0.49%) NGN
4 1 (0.49%) PPP
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.49%) GPRS
4 1 (0.49%) PSTN
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.02%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.17%) MySQL
3 14 (6.80%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.40%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.40%) Big Data
6 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.97%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.88%) Selenium
3 7 (3.40%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.91%) Maven
5 5 (2.43%) Subversion
5 5 (2.43%) Xcode
5 5 (2.43%) NUnit
5 5 (2.43%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.94%) Grunt
6 4 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.46%) Moq
7 3 (1.46%) Ant
7 3 (1.46%) MSTest
7 3 (1.46%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.97%) Gradle
8 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.97%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.97%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.97%) Mocha
General
1 34 (16.50%) Marketing
2 32 (15.53%) Finance
3 15 (7.28%) Advertising
4 8 (3.88%) Retail
5 6 (2.91%) Legal
6 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.43%) Electronics
6 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.43%) Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Games
7 4 (1.94%) Automotive
8 3 (1.46%) Publishing
9 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 129 (62.62%) Developer
2 27 (13.11%) .NET Developer
3 18 (8.74%) C# Developer
3 18 (8.74%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (8.25%) Web Developer
5 14 (6.80%) Consultant
6 12 (5.83%) Analyst
6 12 (5.83%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.83%) Designer
7 11 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (5.34%) Junior
7 11 (5.34%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.37%) iOS Developer
10 7 (3.40%) UI Programmer
10 7 (3.40%) UI Developer
10 7 (3.40%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) Architect
11 6 (2.91%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (49.03%) HTML
2 96 (46.60%) CSS
3 90 (43.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 64 (31.07%) AngularJS
5 63 (30.58%) .NET
6 58 (28.16%) jQuery
7 53 (25.73%) HTML5
8 49 (23.79%) ASP.NET
9 34 (16.50%) Web Services
9 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (15.53%) CSS3
11 27 (13.11%) XML
12 23 (11.17%) .NET Framework
13 20 (9.71%) RESTful
14 19 (9.22%) Backbone.js
15 16 (7.77%) WCF
16 15 (7.28%) JSON
17 14 (6.80%) Sass
18 13 (6.31%) Laravel
18 13 (6.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.96%) Social Media
2 25 (12.14%) User Experience
3 14 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.80%) Social Network
4 11 (5.34%) Blog
5 7 (3.40%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.94%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.94%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) iPhone
7 3 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.46%) iPad
7 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.97%) FMCG
8 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.97%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.97%) W3C
8 2 (0.97%) GIS
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.71%) Apple iOS
2 14 (6.80%) Android
3 13 (6.31%) Linux
4 9 (4.37%) Windows
5 6 (2.91%) UNIX
6 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.94%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (25.73%) MVC
3 33 (16.02%) TDD
4 27 (13.11%) Scrum
5 25 (12.14%) Web Development
6 23 (11.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (10.19%) E-Commerce
8 19 (9.22%) OO
8 19 (9.22%) Unit Testing
9 18 (8.74%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (7.77%) Analytics
11 15 (7.28%) iOS Development
12 11 (5.34%) MVVM
12 11 (5.34%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.34%) BDD
12 11 (5.34%) OOP
12 11 (5.34%) Content Management
13 10 (4.85%) Business Analysis
14 9 (4.37%) Android Development
15 8 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 102 (49.51%) JavaScript
2 55 (26.70%) C#
3 30 (14.56%) PHP
4 24 (11.65%) Java
5 17 (8.25%) SQL
6 11 (5.34%) Scala
7 9 (4.37%) C++
8 7 (3.40%) Python
8 7 (3.40%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.40%) PHP5
9 5 (2.43%) Ruby
10 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (0.97%) C
11 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.97%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (6.31%) Degree
2 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ACCA
5 1 (0.49%) CCAB
5 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.97%) EMIR
2 2 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.49%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) cPanel
2 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (33.98%) Facebook
2 25 (12.14%) Google
3 16 (7.77%) SAP
4 14 (6.80%) Adobe
5 11 (5.34%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.88%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.94%) Ariba
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle
8 3 (1.46%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.46%) Zend
9 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.97%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) Pega
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.49%) Foundry
10 1 (0.49%) F5
10 1 (0.49%) Informatica
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
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