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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 563 558 454
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -104
Contract jobs citing Twitter 76 99 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.39% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 92
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 7
Median hourly rate £53.25 £10.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+432.50% -64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £10.00 £18.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £10.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.25 £10.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+432.50% -48.71%

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
24055 25705 25836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.08% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14703 15197 14415
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1098 1100
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Twitter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Twitter within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Twitter Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Twitter
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -10 70 £375 +7.14% 184
London -13 33 £420 +20.00% 34
South East -5 13 £275 -21.42% 23
Hampshire +15 11 - - 3
Farnborough - 11 - -
North West +15 10 £240 -54.23% 54
East of England +25 8 - - 8
Manchester +5 8 £240 - 37
City of London +27 6 £450 +27.65% 2
Croydon -12 5 - -
Scotland +8 4 £369 -13.23% 3
Essex - 4 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 3
South West - 4 £325 - 7
Stockport -8 3 - - 2
Bury - 3 £315 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £325 -
Glasgow +10 2 £356 -6.86% 2
Reading +10 1 - - 5
Berkshire +7 1 - - 12
Edinburgh +2 1 £450 +5.88%
West Sussex -10 1 £275 -31.25%
West Midlands -25 1 £230 -39.47% 16
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £230 -
North East - 1 £315 -
Falkirk - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Durham - 1 £315 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 with a requirement for Twitter.

1 64 (43.84%) HTML
1 64 (43.84%) JavaScript
2 59 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (38.36%) Facebook
3 56 (38.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 46 (31.51%) CSS
5 45 (30.82%) Social Media
6 37 (25.34%) HTML5
7 34 (23.29%) AngularJS
7 34 (23.29%) jQuery
8 31 (21.23%) Node.js
9 29 (19.86%) Web Services
9 29 (19.86%) Java
10 28 (19.18%) C#
10 28 (19.18%) Web Development
11 26 (17.81%) Google
11 26 (17.81%) XML
12 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
12 25 (17.12%) MVC
12 25 (17.12%) JSON
13 24 (16.44%) .NET
13 24 (16.44%) Analytics
14 23 (15.75%) SQL
15 22 (15.07%) Scrum
15 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
15 22 (15.07%) Marketing
16 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
17 19 (13.01%) REST
17 19 (13.01%) CSS3
17 19 (13.01%) Finance

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (10.96%) CMS
2 13 (8.90%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.53%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.11%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.05%) WordPress
6 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.37%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Drupal
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
3 6 (4.11%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.37%) MS Project
6 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.68%) InDesign
7 1 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Sprinklr
2 3 (2.05%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.37%) Radian6
4 1 (0.68%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.48%) Office 365
3 4 (2.74%) AdWords
4 3 (2.05%) Socialbakers
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.68%) Taleo
6 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.27%) HTTP
2 10 (6.85%) LDAP
3 7 (4.79%) Intranet
4 5 (3.42%) FTP
4 5 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.05%) Internet
6 2 (1.37%) DMZ
6 2 (1.37%) Extranet
7 1 (0.68%) Skype
7 1 (0.68%) SMS
7 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.42%) MySQL
6 4 (2.74%) Big Data
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.05%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.05%) Redis
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.68%) OLAP
8 1 (0.68%) OLTP
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) Selenium
2 15 (10.27%) Subversion
3 14 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.16%) gulp
5 8 (5.48%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.79%) Grunt
7 4 (2.74%) Bower
7 4 (2.74%) JIRA
7 4 (2.74%) Protractor
7 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.05%) GitLab
9 2 (1.37%) Ant
9 2 (1.37%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.37%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.37%) Maven
9 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.37%) NUnit
9 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (15.07%) Marketing
2 19 (13.01%) Finance
3 6 (4.11%) Publishing
4 5 (3.42%) Advertising
4 5 (3.42%) Games
4 5 (3.42%) Retail
5 4 (2.74%) Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Front Office
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.37%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (52.05%) Developer
2 15 (10.27%) C# Developer
2 15 (10.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 13 (8.90%) .NET Developer
5 11 (7.53%) Analyst
6 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Digital Executive
8 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.79%) ServiceNow Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Product Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Designer
10 5 (3.42%) Digital Marketing Executive
10 5 (3.42%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (43.84%) HTML
2 56 (38.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 46 (31.51%) CSS
4 37 (25.34%) HTML5
5 34 (23.29%) AngularJS
5 34 (23.29%) jQuery
6 31 (21.23%) Node.js
7 29 (19.86%) Web Services
8 26 (17.81%) XML
9 25 (17.12%) JSON
10 24 (16.44%) .NET
11 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET
11 19 (13.01%) CSS3
11 19 (13.01%) REST
12 17 (11.64%) .NET Framework
13 16 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (10.96%) Spring
14 15 (10.27%) WCF
15 14 (9.59%) Entity Framework
16 13 (8.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.82%) Social Media
2 15 (10.27%) User Experience
3 11 (7.53%) Blog
3 11 (7.53%) Visualisation
4 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.48%) Copywriting
6 5 (3.42%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.42%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (3.42%) STB
6 5 (3.42%) Video Editing
7 4 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.74%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.74%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.74%) Social Network
8 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.05%) EPoS
8 3 (2.05%) RIA
9 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Linux
2 17 (11.64%) Windows
3 11 (7.53%) Mac OS X
4 10 (6.85%) Android
4 10 (6.85%) Unix
5 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.18%) Web Development
3 25 (17.12%) MVC
4 24 (16.44%) Analytics
5 22 (15.07%) Scrum
6 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
7 16 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.96%) Workflow
8 15 (10.27%) DevOps
9 13 (8.90%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.90%) OO
9 13 (8.90%) TDD
10 12 (8.22%) Automated Testing
10 12 (8.22%) Open Source
11 11 (7.53%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (7.53%) Project Management
11 11 (7.53%) Web Design
12 10 (6.85%) Configuration Management
12 10 (6.85%) Identity Management
13 9 (6.16%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.84%) JavaScript
2 29 (19.86%) Java
3 28 (19.18%) C#
4 23 (15.75%) SQL
5 19 (13.01%) Python
6 17 (11.64%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.96%) Ruby
8 12 (8.22%) Scala
9 5 (3.42%) PHP
10 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.05%) VBScript
11 2 (1.37%) C++
11 2 (1.37%) F#
12 1 (0.68%) ES6
12 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.68%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (4.79%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.37%) Nagios
2 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (38.36%) Facebook
2 26 (17.81%) Google
3 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.53%) ServiceNow
5 9 (6.16%) Adobe
6 7 (4.79%) RedGate
7 5 (3.42%) Apple
7 5 (3.42%) Brandwatch
8 4 (2.74%) HP
9 3 (2.05%) Crimson Hexagon
9 3 (2.05%) DevExpress
9 3 (2.05%) Spredfast
10 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.37%) DoubleClick
10 2 (1.37%) Marin
10 2 (1.37%) New Relic
10 2 (1.37%) Omniture
10 2 (1.37%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle
11 1 (0.68%) Xerox
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