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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
UK
Rank 525 515 510
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Twitter 66 121 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 84 58
Median daily rate £360 £319 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £175 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +15.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £70.39 £40.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.97% +263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 £40.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+75.97% +263.63%

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
20244 22187 23474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.33% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12562 13276 13436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 837 949
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £55.00 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -43 53 £350 +7.69% 157
London -33 22 £431 +56.81% 21
South East +25 20 £350 - 16
City of London 0 10 £338 +22.72% 2
Berkshire +19 8 £350 +133.33% 6
North West +20 7 £500 +72.41% 36
County Antrim - 7 £350 - 1
Northern Ireland - 7 £350 - 1
Belfast - 7 £350 - 1
Scotland +20 6 £375 -25.00% 3
Hampshire - 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 - -
Manchester +7 5 £525 +61.53% 11
Newbury - 5 £328 -
East Midlands +9 4 £324 +57.92% 31
Glasgow +3 4 £370 -
Surrey - 4 £325 - 1
Salford - 4 £550 -
Edinburgh +21 2 £425 -15.00% 2
Slough +6 2 £450 +200.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £343 - 11
Nottingham - 2 £343 - 8
Cheshire - 2 £323 - 19
Reading +19 1 - - 6
East Sussex +7 1 £350 - 1
Oxford +1 1 £400 +14.28%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £400 +6.66% 2
Derbyshire - 1 £270 - 4
Leicestershire - 1 £305 - 9

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 66 (47.14%) HTML
2 65 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (38.57%) CSS
5 51 (36.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 42 (30.00%) HTML5
7 36 (25.71%) CSS3
8 31 (22.14%) AngularJS
9 30 (21.43%) jQuery
10 29 (20.71%) Social Media
11 28 (20.00%) Facebook
12 26 (18.57%) Scrum
13 25 (17.86%) XML
13 25 (17.86%) .NET
14 22 (15.71%) C#
14 22 (15.71%) Web Services
15 20 (14.29%) Linux
15 20 (14.29%) TDD
16 19 (13.57%) JSON
16 19 (13.57%) SQL
16 19 (13.57%) MVC
17 18 (12.86%) Java
17 18 (12.86%) Front End Development
18 17 (12.14%) Python
18 17 (12.14%) Finance
19 16 (11.43%) Google
19 16 (11.43%) PHP
19 16 (11.43%) OO
19 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
19 16 (11.43%) Node.js

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 14 (10.00%) CMS
2 7 (5.00%) Apache
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.86%) WordPress
4 3 (2.14%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.43%) Confluence
5 2 (1.43%) Moodle
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Sprinklr
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.29%) GitHub
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.43%) Slack
4 1 (0.71%) AdWords
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.71%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.57%) LDAP
2 5 (3.57%) HTTP
2 5 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.43%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.71%) MySQL
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.57%) Big Data
3 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.43%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.43%) KDB
5 2 (1.43%) Kdb+
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.43%) Redis
5 2 (1.43%) Riak
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) DB2
6 1 (0.71%) GIS
6 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.71%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.14%) Selenium
4 6 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.86%) JIRA
5 4 (2.86%) Subversion
6 3 (2.14%) Hudson
6 3 (2.14%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.14%) JUnit
6 3 (2.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.14%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.43%) Babel
7 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.71%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.71%) git-flow
8 1 (0.71%) NUnit
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Retail
3 8 (5.71%) Marketing
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.43%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (60.00%) Developer
2 17 (12.14%) .NET Developer
2 17 (12.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 14 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (7.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (6.43%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (6.43%) HTML Developer
6 9 (6.43%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.71%) Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Angular Developer
7 8 (5.71%) Python Developer
8 7 (5.00%) Architect
8 7 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (5.00%) Web UI Developer
9 6 (4.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.14%) HTML
2 54 (38.57%) CSS
3 51 (36.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 42 (30.00%) HTML5
5 36 (25.71%) CSS3
6 31 (22.14%) AngularJS
7 30 (21.43%) jQuery
8 25 (17.86%) .NET
8 25 (17.86%) XML
9 22 (15.71%) Web Services
10 19 (13.57%) JSON
11 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 16 (11.43%) Node.js
12 13 (9.29%) React
13 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.86%) RESTful
13 11 (7.86%) Sass
14 7 (5.00%) .NET Framework
14 7 (5.00%) Django
14 7 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Social Media
2 15 (10.71%) User Experience
3 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.29%) Blog
5 6 (4.29%) EPoS
5 6 (4.29%) Social Network
6 5 (3.57%) Fintech
6 5 (3.57%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.14%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.43%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.43%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.43%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.43%) W3C
9 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.71%) BYOD
9 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Android
3 6 (4.29%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) Debian
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.57%) Scrum
3 20 (14.29%) TDD
4 19 (13.57%) MVC
5 18 (12.86%) Front End Development
6 16 (11.43%) Analytics
6 16 (11.43%) OO
7 14 (10.00%) Workflow
8 13 (9.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (8.57%) Web Development
10 11 (7.86%) DevOps
11 9 (6.43%) BDD
11 9 (6.43%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.71%) SEO
12 8 (5.71%) Visualisation
13 7 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.00%) Content Management
13 7 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (5.00%) SDLC
13 7 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 22 (15.71%) C#
3 19 (13.57%) SQL
4 18 (12.86%) Java
5 17 (12.14%) Python
6 16 (11.43%) PHP
7 8 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 7 (5.00%) Scala
9 6 (4.29%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.86%) ES6
12 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.14%) ECMAScript
12 3 (2.14%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.14%) Perl
12 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.71%) C
14 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) MBA
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.71%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (20.00%) Facebook
2 16 (11.43%) Google
3 12 (8.57%) ServiceNow
4 9 (6.43%) Adobe
5 6 (4.29%) Oracle
6 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.86%) RedGate
8 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.71%) Brandwatch
9 1 (0.71%) Crimson Hexagon
9 1 (0.71%) Hootsuite
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) Kony
9 1 (0.71%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.71%) Selligent
9 1 (0.71%) Sybase
9 1 (0.71%) Symantec
9 1 (0.71%) Talend
9 1 (0.71%) Temenos
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