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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 591 500 492
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -8
Contract jobs citing Twitter 73 147 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 90 65
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -68.75%

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
24678 25705 24586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.15% 45.31% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15154 14630 13836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 1121 1066
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -78 65 £350 - 240
London -56 36 £300 -22.58% 43
South East -26 13 £375 +6.38% 34
City of London +36 8 £325 -7.14% 5
Scotland -18 6 £355 -17.68% 2
North West -19 6 £295 +7.27% 49
South West +9 5 £350 +7.69% 8
Edinburgh -5 5 £370 -10.30%
Leeds -1 4 £600 +71.42% 15
Yorkshire -4 4 £600 +71.42% 40
West Yorkshire -7 4 £600 +71.42% 20
Sussex - 4 £400 -
Manchester -16 3 £313 +25.00% 30
Oxfordshire +9 2 £375 +36.36% 8
Merseyside +4 2 £253 -15.83% 2
Liverpool -1 2 £253 -15.83% 1
West Sussex -18 2 £344 -4.51% 3
Middlesex - 2 - -
Glasgow +6 1 £150 -66.66% 1
Gloucestershire +4 1 £325 - 2
East Midlands -3 1 £205 -25.45% 21
Berkshire -7 1 £150 -50.00% 13
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £325 - 3
Cardiff - 1 £250 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £205 - 2
Slough - 1 £150 -
Brighton - 1 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £320 - 1

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 94 (48.70%) Facebook
2 90 (46.63%) HTML
3 78 (40.41%) CSS
4 75 (38.86%) JavaScript
5 62 (32.12%) HTML5
6 59 (30.57%) Social Media
7 53 (27.46%) AngularJS
7 53 (27.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 52 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (23.83%) jQuery
10 44 (22.80%) CSS3
11 34 (17.62%) Sass
12 31 (16.06%) SQL
13 29 (15.03%) MVC
13 29 (15.03%) Web Development
14 28 (14.51%) C#
15 27 (13.99%) .NET
15 27 (13.99%) TDD
16 26 (13.47%) Grunt
17 24 (12.44%) Analytics
17 24 (12.44%) User Experience
17 24 (12.44%) Node.js
18 23 (11.92%) Responsive Web Design
19 22 (11.40%) gulp
19 22 (11.40%) Front End Development
20 20 (10.36%) LESS
20 20 (10.36%) Google
20 20 (10.36%) E-Commerce
21 19 (9.84%) ASP.NET
21 19 (9.84%) Publishing

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 24 (12.44%) Node.js
2 13 (6.74%) WordPress
3 9 (4.66%) CMS
4 6 (3.11%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.59%) Drupal
5 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.55%) Confluence
6 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (8.81%) Photoshop
2 13 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.74%) MS Office
3 10 (5.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.07%) MS Project
6 2 (1.04%) GIMP
6 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.52%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.52%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.52%) InDesign
7 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Magento
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) GitHub
2 6 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.11%) Office 365
3 5 (2.59%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.52%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.52%) Pure360
6 1 (0.52%) Responsys
6 1 (0.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.81%) Intranet
2 11 (5.70%) HTTPS
3 9 (4.66%) HTTP
4 5 (2.59%) FTP
5 2 (1.04%) SSL
5 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.04%) WebEx
6 1 (0.52%) DHCP
6 1 (0.52%) DNS
6 1 (0.52%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) Internet
6 1 (0.52%) Skype
6 1 (0.52%) SMS
6 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.52%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.25%) MySQL
3 8 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.07%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.55%) Redis
7 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.04%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.52%) MS Access
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Grunt
2 22 (11.40%) gulp
3 19 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (5.18%) Mocha
6 9 (4.66%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.11%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.11%) Subversion
7 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.07%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.07%) FitNesse
8 4 (2.07%) JIRA
8 4 (2.07%) MSBuild
8 4 (2.07%) NUnit
8 4 (2.07%) Protractor
8 4 (2.07%) QUnit
8 4 (2.07%) Selenium
9 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (9.84%) Publishing
2 18 (9.33%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Marketing
3 11 (5.70%) Banking
4 10 (5.18%) Retail
5 7 (3.63%) Games
6 5 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.07%) Back Office
8 3 (1.55%) Advertising
9 2 (1.04%) Front Office
9 2 (1.04%) Law
9 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (42.49%) Developer
2 30 (15.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (10.36%) Web Developer
4 18 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (7.77%) C# Developer
5 15 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.25%) Analyst
6 14 (7.25%) Designer
7 13 (6.74%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (6.22%) HTML Developer
9 11 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.18%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (4.66%) Angular Developer
12 8 (4.15%) UI Designer
12 8 (4.15%) Web Manager
13 7 (3.63%) Node.js Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 6 (3.11%) UI Developer
14 6 (3.11%) UI/UX Designer
14 6 (3.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (46.63%) HTML
2 78 (40.41%) CSS
3 62 (32.12%) HTML5
4 53 (27.46%) AngularJS
4 53 (27.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 46 (23.83%) jQuery
6 44 (22.80%) CSS3
7 34 (17.62%) Sass
8 27 (13.99%) .NET
9 20 (10.36%) LESS
10 19 (9.84%) ASP.NET
11 17 (8.81%) Backbone.js
11 17 (8.81%) JSON
11 17 (8.81%) React
12 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (7.25%) Web Services
14 12 (6.22%) REST
14 12 (6.22%) RESTful
15 11 (5.70%) WCF
16 10 (5.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (30.57%) Social Media
2 24 (12.44%) User Experience
3 17 (8.81%) iPad
4 13 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.18%) Blog
5 10 (5.18%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.63%) Statistics
8 5 (2.59%) e-Learning
8 5 (2.59%) Video Editing
8 5 (2.59%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (2.07%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.04%) Animation
11 2 (1.04%) Copywriting
11 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.77%) Windows
2 14 (7.25%) Linux
3 4 (2.07%) Android
3 4 (2.07%) CentOS
3 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.04%) Unix
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (15.03%) MVC
2 29 (15.03%) Web Development
3 27 (13.99%) TDD
4 24 (12.44%) Analytics
5 23 (11.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (11.40%) Front End Development
7 20 (10.36%) E-Commerce
8 19 (9.84%) Scrum
9 14 (7.25%) SEO
10 13 (6.74%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.22%) Project Management
12 11 (5.70%) Mobile First
12 11 (5.70%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.18%) OO
14 9 (4.66%) BDD
14 9 (4.66%) Open Source
14 9 (4.66%) Waterfall
15 8 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (38.86%) JavaScript
2 31 (16.06%) SQL
3 28 (14.51%) C#
4 13 (6.74%) PHP
5 11 (5.70%) Java
6 10 (5.18%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.66%) Python
8 7 (3.63%) Ruby
9 6 (3.11%) ES6
10 3 (1.55%) F#
10 3 (1.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.04%) C
11 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.52%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.52%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) PhD
4 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.52%) CCNA
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) MBA
5 1 (0.52%) MCSA
5 1 (0.52%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) WCAG
3 2 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.52%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 94 (48.70%) Facebook
2 20 (10.36%) Google
3 16 (8.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.74%) Adobe
5 6 (3.11%) Apple
6 5 (2.59%) HP
6 5 (2.59%) RedGate
7 3 (1.55%) Zend
8 2 (1.04%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.04%) comScore
8 2 (1.04%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.04%) New Relic
8 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.52%) Meraki
9 1 (0.52%) PayPal
9 1 (0.52%) Sysomos
9 1 (0.52%) Xerox
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