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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 553 543 535
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Twitter 68 109 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 74 74
Median daily rate £365 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £250 £320
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.28 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.70% -6.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.28 -
% change year-on-year
+10.56% -

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
22563 23552 25248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.52% 42.89% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13785 13821 14928
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 965 1210
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%

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 11 December 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
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 11 December 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 -21 50 £350 -6.66% 179
London -21 29 £350 -6.66% 35
Scotland +22 18 £400 +14.28% 4
Edinburgh +21 8 £413 +17.85% 2
Glasgow - 8 £375 - 2
North West +9 7 £440 +193.33% 30
South West +10 6 £330 +164.00% 9
Manchester +9 6 £440 - 14
City of London -5 5 £450 -2.70% 6
Yorkshire +20 4 £350 +12.90% 28
West Yorkshire +25 3 £350 +12.90% 16
Leeds +21 3 £350 +12.90% 12
South East +16 3 £400 +20.75% 20
Salford - 3 £440 -
Wiltshire - 3 £340 - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 - 6
Oxford - 2 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £335 -
Essex +3 1 - - 1
East of England 0 1 - - 9
Somerset - 1 £250 - 3
Cheshire - 1 - - 10
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 3
Street - 1 £250 -
Swindon - 1 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 5
High Wycombe - 1 £350 -
Cirencester - 1 £320 -
York - 1 - - 3
Stirling - 1 £310 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 65 (44.52%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.10%) HTML
3 57 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (36.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 46 (31.51%) CSS
6 40 (27.40%) Social Media
7 38 (26.03%) Facebook
8 37 (25.34%) HTML5
9 32 (21.92%) AngularJS
10 31 (21.23%) Scrum
11 29 (19.86%) jQuery
12 27 (18.49%) CSS3
13 26 (17.81%) Analytics
13 26 (17.81%) Web Services
14 24 (16.44%) Node.js
15 23 (15.75%) Java
16 22 (15.07%) XML
16 22 (15.07%) Front End Development
17 21 (14.38%) SQL
17 21 (14.38%) .NET
17 21 (14.38%) MVC
17 21 (14.38%) Web Development
18 20 (13.70%) Google
18 20 (13.70%) JSON
18 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
18 20 (13.70%) Finance
18 20 (13.70%) CMS
18 20 (13.70%) C#
18 20 (13.70%) Linux
18 20 (13.70%) Python

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 20 (13.70%) CMS
2 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.79%) Apache
4 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.05%) Confluence
5 3 (2.05%) WordPress
6 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Drupal
7 1 (0.68%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Sprinklr
2 2 (1.37%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.68%) Radian6
3 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Socialbakers
4 3 (2.05%) AdWords
5 2 (1.37%) GitHub
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.68%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) HTTP
2 11 (7.53%) LDAP
3 10 (6.85%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.05%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.85%) MySQL
4 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.74%) Big Data
6 4 (2.74%) Redis
7 2 (1.37%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.37%) Riak
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) Selenium
3 11 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (6.85%) Subversion
5 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.42%) gulp
6 5 (3.42%) JIRA
7 3 (2.05%) GitLab
7 3 (2.05%) Grunt
7 3 (2.05%) JUnit
7 3 (2.05%) Protractor
7 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.37%) Bower
8 2 (1.37%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.68%) Calabash
9 1 (0.68%) Capybara
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Hudson
9 1 (0.68%) Mocha
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Marketing
3 6 (4.11%) Advertising
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
4 4 (2.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (59.59%) Developer
2 16 (10.96%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (8.22%) C# Developer
4 12 (8.22%) Python Developer
5 11 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Angular Developer
7 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.79%) ServiceNow Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Digital Executive
10 6 (4.11%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.10%) HTML
2 53 (36.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 46 (31.51%) CSS
4 37 (25.34%) HTML5
5 32 (21.92%) AngularJS
6 29 (19.86%) jQuery
7 27 (18.49%) CSS3
8 26 (17.81%) Web Services
9 24 (16.44%) Node.js
10 22 (15.07%) XML
11 21 (14.38%) .NET
12 20 (13.70%) JSON
13 14 (9.59%) Sass
14 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET
14 13 (8.90%) REST
14 13 (8.90%) RESTful
15 11 (7.53%) React
16 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (6.85%) Django
16 10 (6.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.40%) Social Media
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.22%) User Experience
4 11 (7.53%) Blog
5 10 (6.85%) Raspberry Pi
6 8 (5.48%) EPoS
6 8 (5.48%) Visualisation
7 7 (4.79%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.79%) Social Network
8 6 (4.11%) Copywriting
9 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.05%) RIA
9 3 (2.05%) Streaming Media
10 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.37%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.37%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.37%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) Linux
2 10 (6.85%) Windows
3 9 (6.16%) Unix
4 6 (4.11%) Android
4 6 (4.11%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
6 1 (0.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.23%) Scrum
3 26 (17.81%) Analytics
4 22 (15.07%) Front End Development
5 21 (14.38%) MVC
5 21 (14.38%) Web Development
6 19 (13.01%) OO
7 18 (12.33%) TDD
8 16 (10.96%) Workflow
9 15 (10.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (8.90%) DevOps
11 12 (8.22%) Automated Testing
11 12 (8.22%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (7.53%) BDD
12 11 (7.53%) Project Management
13 10 (6.85%) Identity Management
13 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.48%) E-Commerce
15 8 (5.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.52%) JavaScript
2 23 (15.75%) Java
3 21 (14.38%) SQL
4 20 (13.70%) C#
4 20 (13.70%) Python
5 11 (7.53%) Scala
6 10 (6.85%) PHP
6 10 (6.85%) Ruby
7 9 (6.16%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.74%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.05%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.05%) C++
9 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.37%) ES6
10 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) ISEB
2 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
1 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (26.03%) Facebook
2 20 (13.70%) Google
3 12 (8.22%) ServiceNow
4 9 (6.16%) Adobe
5 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.11%) RedGate
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle
8 4 (2.74%) Brandwatch
8 4 (2.74%) Crimson Hexagon
8 4 (2.74%) Spredfast
9 2 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.68%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.68%) Hootsuite
10 1 (0.68%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) Omniture
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
10 1 (0.68%) Temenos
10 1 (0.68%) Yahoo!
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