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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 584 557 487
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -70
Contract jobs citing Twitter 77 106 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.42% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 76
Median daily rate £410 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £204 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 4
Median hourly rate £59.31 £20.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.55% -19.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - £18.15

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
24291 25039 24680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 43.87% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14900 14758 13631
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 811 1074 1081
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 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
England -5 71 £430 +22.85% 227
London -22 35 £445 +26.42% 37
South East +6 14 £450 +56.52% 21
City of London +41 9 £450 +26.76% 3
Hampshire -2 8 - - 6
Farnborough - 8 - - 1
North West +3 7 £308 -41.38% 59
Manchester -7 6 £281 - 35
Croydon -17 6 £445 +14.83% 2
Scotland -1 5 £325 -12.16% 2
East of England +24 4 - - 13
South West - 4 £325 - 16
Gloucestershire - 4 £325 - 4
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 5
Glasgow +4 3 £325 -15.03% 1
East Midlands +1 3 £525 +262.06% 16
Bury - 3 £315 -
Northampton - 3 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £525 - 1
Edinburgh -5 2 £363 -1.69% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 35
York - 2 £450 - 2
Surrey - 2 £544 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 8
Hull - 2 £450 - 8
Berkshire -13 1 - - 7
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £275 - 2

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for Twitter.

1 72 (48.32%) HTML
2 70 (46.98%) JavaScript
3 59 (39.60%) Facebook
3 59 (39.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 56 (37.58%) CSS
5 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (33.56%) HTML5
7 43 (28.86%) Social Media
8 41 (27.52%) jQuery
9 38 (25.50%) AngularJS
10 33 (22.15%) Web Development
11 30 (20.13%) C#
12 29 (19.46%) MVC
12 29 (19.46%) JSON
12 29 (19.46%) CSS3
13 28 (18.79%) Node.js
13 28 (18.79%) Git (software)
13 28 (18.79%) Web Services
14 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
15 26 (17.45%) .NET
15 26 (17.45%) XML
16 25 (16.78%) SQL
17 24 (16.11%) Java
18 23 (15.44%) Google
18 23 (15.44%) Front End Development
19 22 (14.77%) REST
20 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
21 19 (12.75%) Marketing
21 19 (12.75%) Scrum
21 19 (12.75%) Sass

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 11 (7.38%) CMS
1 11 (7.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.01%) WordPress
5 2 (1.34%) Confluence
5 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.34%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.05%) MS Office
3 9 (6.04%) Photoshop
4 6 (4.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.34%) MS Project
6 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.67%) GIMP
7 1 (0.67%) InDesign
7 1 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Sprinklr
2 2 (1.34%) Radian6
2 2 (1.34%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.67%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.71%) Google Analytics
2 8 (5.37%) Office 365
3 3 (2.01%) AdWords
3 3 (2.01%) Socialbakers
4 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.34%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) Taleo
5 1 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) HTTP
2 8 (5.37%) LDAP
3 7 (4.70%) Intranet
4 5 (3.36%) FTP
5 3 (2.01%) Internet
6 2 (1.34%) DMZ
6 2 (1.34%) Extranet
6 2 (1.34%) SSL
7 1 (0.67%) DHCP
7 1 (0.67%) DNS
7 1 (0.67%) Firewall
7 1 (0.67%) Skype
7 1 (0.67%) SMS
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.67%) WebEx
7 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.72%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.38%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.70%) MySQL
6 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.01%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.01%) Big Data
7 3 (2.01%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.01%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.01%) Redis
8 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.67%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.67%) OLAP
8 1 (0.67%) OLTP
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.74%) gulp
2 16 (10.74%) Subversion
3 15 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (9.40%) Grunt
5 13 (8.72%) Selenium
6 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.03%) Jasmine
7 6 (4.03%) JIRA
7 6 (4.03%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (3.36%) Bower
8 5 (3.36%) Mocha
8 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.68%) Maven
9 4 (2.68%) Protractor
10 2 (1.34%) Ant
10 2 (1.34%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.34%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.34%) NUnit
10 2 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (12.75%) Marketing
2 17 (11.41%) Finance
3 8 (5.37%) Publishing
4 7 (4.70%) Retail
5 5 (3.36%) Advertising
5 5 (3.36%) Banking
5 5 (3.36%) Games
6 4 (2.68%) Back Office
7 3 (2.01%) Front Office
7 3 (2.01%) Legal
7 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.34%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.67%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.67%) Law
9 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (53.69%) Developer
2 23 (15.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (11.41%) C# Developer
4 14 (9.40%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.72%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Angular Developer
9 8 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.03%) Digital Executive
11 6 (4.03%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (4.03%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (48.32%) HTML
2 59 (39.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 56 (37.58%) CSS
4 50 (33.56%) HTML5
5 41 (27.52%) jQuery
6 38 (25.50%) AngularJS
7 29 (19.46%) CSS3
7 29 (19.46%) JSON
8 28 (18.79%) Node.js
8 28 (18.79%) Web Services
9 26 (17.45%) .NET
9 26 (17.45%) XML
10 22 (14.77%) REST
11 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
12 19 (12.75%) Sass
13 18 (12.08%) .NET Framework
14 17 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (10.74%) WCF
16 15 (10.07%) Entity Framework
16 15 (10.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.86%) Social Media
2 19 (12.75%) User Experience
3 10 (6.71%) Visualisation
4 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) Blog
4 9 (6.04%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.70%) Copywriting
6 5 (3.36%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.36%) iPad
6 5 (3.36%) STB
6 5 (3.36%) Video Editing
7 4 (2.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.68%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.68%) Social Network
7 4 (2.68%) Statistics
8 3 (2.01%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.08%) Linux
1 18 (12.08%) Windows
2 11 (7.38%) Android
2 11 (7.38%) Mac OS X
3 10 (6.71%) Unix
4 8 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.15%) Web Development
3 29 (19.46%) MVC
4 23 (15.44%) Front End Development
5 19 (12.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (12.75%) Scrum
6 18 (12.08%) Analytics
7 17 (11.41%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.74%) TDD
9 14 (9.40%) DevOps
9 14 (9.40%) Workflow
10 13 (8.72%) Open Source
11 12 (8.05%) OO
12 11 (7.38%) Unit Testing
13 10 (6.71%) Automated Testing
13 10 (6.71%) SEO
13 10 (6.71%) Web Design
14 9 (6.04%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.04%) Project Management
14 9 (6.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 70 (46.98%) JavaScript
2 30 (20.13%) C#
3 25 (16.78%) SQL
4 24 (16.11%) Java
5 18 (12.08%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.72%) Ruby
7 11 (7.38%) Python
8 9 (6.04%) Scala
9 6 (4.03%) PHP
10 5 (3.36%) ES6
11 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.01%) VBScript
12 2 (1.34%) F#
12 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 9 (6.04%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.67%) CCNA
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) MCSA
4 1 (0.67%) MCSE
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PhD
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.03%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.34%) Nagios
2 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (39.60%) Facebook
2 23 (15.44%) Google
3 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.71%) Adobe
5 8 (5.37%) RedGate
5 8 (5.37%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.36%) Apple
6 5 (3.36%) Brandwatch
6 5 (3.36%) HP
7 3 (2.01%) Crimson Hexagon
7 3 (2.01%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.01%) Spredfast
8 2 (1.34%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.34%) DoubleClick
8 2 (1.34%) New Relic
8 2 (1.34%) Omniture
8 2 (1.34%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.67%) VMware
9 1 (0.67%) Zend
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