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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 586 493 513
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +20
Contract jobs citing Twitter 70 134 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.55% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -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
24345 24412 23555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.87% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15017 14127 13357
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1126 1043
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.49
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 27 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 27 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 -87 61 £400 +14.28% 215
London -32 33 £381 - 37
South East -32 11 £400 +13.47% 24
City of London +32 7 £450 +5.88% 8
Scotland -15 7 £325 -10.34% 4
Yorkshire +7 6 £503 +43.57% 37
Edinburgh +1 5 £355 -2.06% 3
South West -6 5 £325 - 11
Leeds -2 4 £600 +71.42% 17
West Yorkshire -3 4 £600 +71.42% 21
Sussex - 4 £400 -
East Midlands +6 3 £525 +133.33% 13
Gloucestershire +2 3 £325 - 2
North West -22 3 £338 +3.84% 53
Manchester -22 3 £338 +12.50% 32
Northamptonshire - 3 £525 - 2
Surrey - 3 £450 - 2
Northampton - 3 £525 -
North Yorkshire +9 2 £450 - 2
York +8 2 £450 - 1
Croydon -14 2 £445 +14.83% 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 7
Middlesex - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £238 -
Hull - 2 £450 - 7
Berkshire -14 1 - - 5
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Cardiff - 1 £250 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £320 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £325 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 91 (47.64%) Facebook
2 87 (45.55%) HTML
3 78 (40.84%) CSS
4 76 (39.79%) JavaScript
5 62 (32.46%) HTML5
6 58 (30.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 57 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (29.32%) Social Media
9 50 (26.18%) jQuery
10 48 (25.13%) AngularJS
11 43 (22.51%) CSS3
12 36 (18.85%) Web Development
13 32 (16.75%) C#
13 32 (16.75%) Sass
14 31 (16.23%) SQL
15 29 (15.18%) .NET
16 28 (14.66%) TDD
17 27 (14.14%) MVC
17 27 (14.14%) Front End Development
18 26 (13.61%) Node.js
19 24 (12.57%) User Experience
19 24 (12.57%) Grunt
20 23 (12.04%) Responsive Web Design
20 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
21 22 (11.52%) ASP.NET
21 22 (11.52%) Finance
21 22 (11.52%) JSON
21 22 (11.52%) Google
21 22 (11.52%) Analytics
22 21 (10.99%) gulp

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 26 (13.61%) Node.js
2 11 (5.76%) CMS
3 10 (5.24%) WordPress
4 8 (4.19%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.14%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.57%) Confluence
7 3 (1.57%) Drupal
7 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.05%) SAS
9 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Photoshop
2 13 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.81%) MS Office
3 11 (5.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.09%) MS Project
6 2 (1.05%) GIMP
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.52%) InDesign
7 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.05%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.52%) Radian6
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.71%) Office 365
2 5 (2.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.09%) GitHub
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) AdWords
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.52%) Pure360
5 1 (0.52%) Responsys
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Taleo
5 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.42%) Intranet
2 11 (5.76%) HTTP
2 11 (5.76%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.62%) FTP
4 2 (1.05%) DMZ
4 2 (1.05%) Extranet
4 2 (1.05%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) Skype
4 2 (1.05%) SSL
4 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) WebEx
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) SMS
5 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.76%) MySQL
3 9 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.57%) Redis
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.05%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.05%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.52%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (12.57%) Grunt
2 21 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.99%) gulp
3 12 (6.28%) Subversion
3 12 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.24%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (4.71%) Jasmine
6 8 (4.19%) Mocha
7 6 (3.14%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.62%) JIRA
9 4 (2.09%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.09%) FitNesse
9 4 (2.09%) Maven
9 4 (2.09%) MSBuild
9 4 (2.09%) NUnit
9 4 (2.09%) Protractor
9 4 (2.09%) Selenium
10 3 (1.57%) Bower
10 3 (1.57%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (11.52%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Marketing
2 17 (8.90%) Publishing
3 11 (5.76%) Banking
4 10 (5.24%) Retail
5 7 (3.66%) Games
6 5 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.09%) Back Office
7 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) Advertising
8 2 (1.05%) Front Office
8 2 (1.05%) Law
8 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 89 (46.60%) Developer
2 31 (16.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (12.04%) Web Developer
4 19 (9.95%) C# Developer
5 18 (9.42%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Analyst
7 14 (7.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (7.33%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.81%) HTML Developer
9 12 (6.28%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.28%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.76%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Angular Developer
11 9 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Designer
12 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (4.19%) Web Manager
13 7 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (45.55%) HTML
2 78 (40.84%) CSS
3 62 (32.46%) HTML5
4 58 (30.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 50 (26.18%) jQuery
6 48 (25.13%) AngularJS
7 43 (22.51%) CSS3
8 32 (16.75%) Sass
9 29 (15.18%) .NET
10 22 (11.52%) ASP.NET
10 22 (11.52%) JSON
11 20 (10.47%) LESS
12 19 (9.95%) Backbone.js
13 18 (9.42%) REST
14 17 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (8.90%) Web Services
15 16 (8.38%) React
15 16 (8.38%) WCF
16 15 (7.85%) Entity Framework
16 15 (7.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (29.32%) Social Media
2 24 (12.57%) User Experience
3 17 (8.90%) iPad
4 11 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.71%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.66%) Blog
8 6 (3.14%) Statistics
9 5 (2.62%) e-Learning
9 5 (2.62%) Video Editing
10 4 (2.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (2.09%) Learning Management System
11 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.57%) STB
12 2 (1.05%) Copywriting
12 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (1.05%) W3C
13 1 (0.52%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.95%) Windows
2 16 (8.38%) Linux
3 9 (4.71%) Android
4 7 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.14%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.14%) Unix
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.05%) CentOS
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.85%) Web Development
3 28 (14.66%) TDD
4 27 (14.14%) Front End Development
4 27 (14.14%) MVC
5 23 (12.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (11.52%) Analytics
7 20 (10.47%) E-Commerce
8 17 (8.90%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.38%) Scrum
10 13 (6.81%) Open Source
10 13 (6.81%) SEO
10 13 (6.81%) Wireframes
11 11 (5.76%) Mobile First
11 11 (5.76%) OO
11 11 (5.76%) SDLC
12 10 (5.24%) Project Management
13 9 (4.71%) BDD
13 9 (4.71%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.79%) JavaScript
2 32 (16.75%) C#
3 31 (16.23%) SQL
4 21 (10.99%) Java
5 17 (8.90%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.28%) Python
7 11 (5.76%) PHP
8 9 (4.71%) Ruby
9 8 (4.19%) Scala
10 6 (3.14%) ES6
11 3 (1.57%) F#
11 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.57%) VBScript
12 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.52%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.52%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.52%) R
13 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (4.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.62%) Degree
3 3 (1.57%) PhD
3 3 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
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%) MCSA
5 1 (0.52%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.57%) WCAG
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.52%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Docker
2 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.05%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 91 (47.64%) Facebook
2 22 (11.52%) Google
3 18 (9.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.28%) Adobe
5 7 (3.66%) RedGate
6 5 (2.62%) Apple
6 5 (2.62%) HP
7 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.05%) comScore
7 2 (1.05%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.05%) New Relic
7 2 (1.05%) Omniture
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.52%) Meraki
8 1 (0.52%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.52%) Sysomos
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £780 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £780 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £610 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago