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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
UK
Rank 549 514 519
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Contract jobs citing Twitter 51 104 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 69 60
Median daily rate £425 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
+72.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £19.88 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.16% -

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
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2017.

Twitter Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Twitter
Top 20 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 18 January 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 -28 42 £440 +60.00% 192
London -33 24 £388 +21.56% 26
Manchester +22 11 £465 - 16
North West +22 11 £465 +210.00% 38
City of London -7 8 £450 -18.18% 5
Scotland +28 7 £318 -9.28% 5
South East +24 7 £400 - 25
Salford - 7 £470 -
Glasgow - 5 - - 1
Surrey +22 3 - - 5
Oxford - 3 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £400 - 5
Northern Ireland - 2 £400 -
Belfast - 2 £400 -
County Antrim - 2 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 3
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Stirling - 1 £310 -
Hove - 1 £350 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 55 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 54 (39.42%) HTML
3 53 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (33.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 41 (29.93%) Social Media
5 41 (29.93%) CSS
6 34 (24.82%) Facebook
7 31 (22.63%) HTML5
8 26 (18.98%) AngularJS
9 25 (18.25%) Scrum
9 25 (18.25%) jQuery
10 24 (17.52%) CSS3
11 22 (16.06%) Analytics
11 22 (16.06%) Web Services
12 20 (14.60%) XML
12 20 (14.60%) Java
13 19 (13.87%) Linux
13 19 (13.87%) Node.js
13 19 (13.87%) Front End Development
14 18 (13.14%) Python
15 17 (12.41%) SQL
15 17 (12.41%) .NET
15 17 (12.41%) CMS
15 17 (12.41%) Finance
16 15 (10.95%) MVC
16 15 (10.95%) C#
16 15 (10.95%) OO
16 15 (10.95%) TDD
16 15 (10.95%) Google
16 15 (10.95%) Analytical Skills

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 17 (12.41%) CMS
2 7 (5.11%) Apache
3 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 2 (1.46%) Moodle
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.46%) WordPress
5 1 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Sprinklr
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.73%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.73%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.19%) AdWords
4 2 (1.46%) GitHub
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.73%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.73%) SaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.03%) LDAP
2 10 (7.30%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (4.38%) HTTP
4 2 (1.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.73%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) MySQL
2 9 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.19%) Big Data
7 2 (1.46%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.46%) Redis
7 2 (1.46%) Riak
8 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.73%) GIS
8 1 (0.73%) KDB
8 1 (0.73%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.57%) Selenium
2 9 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.92%) JIRA
4 4 (2.92%) Subversion
5 3 (2.19%) GitLab
5 3 (2.19%) Hudson
5 3 (2.19%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.19%) JUnit
5 3 (2.19%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.46%) Babel
6 2 (1.46%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.73%) git-flow
7 1 (0.73%) gulp
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.73%) Phabricator
7 1 (0.73%) Protractor
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Marketing
3 4 (2.92%) Advertising
3 4 (2.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) Publishing
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Local Government
6 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (55.47%) Developer
2 14 (10.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (8.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (8.76%) Python Developer
4 10 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (7.30%) C# Developer
4 10 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (5.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (5.84%) UI Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Analyst
6 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) PHP Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Architect
8 5 (3.65%) HTML Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Marketing Officer
8 5 (3.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (39.42%) HTML
2 46 (33.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 41 (29.93%) CSS
4 31 (22.63%) HTML5
5 26 (18.98%) AngularJS
6 25 (18.25%) jQuery
7 24 (17.52%) CSS3
8 22 (16.06%) Web Services
9 20 (14.60%) XML
10 19 (13.87%) Node.js
11 17 (12.41%) .NET
12 14 (10.22%) JSON
13 13 (9.49%) React
14 11 (8.03%) ASP.NET
14 11 (8.03%) RESTful
14 11 (8.03%) Sass
15 10 (7.30%) Django
16 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (5.11%) LAMP
17 7 (5.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.93%) Social Media
2 15 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.30%) Raspberry Pi
3 10 (7.30%) User Experience
4 8 (5.84%) Blog
4 8 (5.84%) EPoS
4 8 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.84%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.65%) Fintech
6 4 (2.92%) Copywriting
6 4 (2.92%) Social Network
7 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.19%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.46%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.46%) RIA
8 2 (1.46%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.46%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.87%) Linux
2 8 (5.84%) Windows
3 6 (4.38%) Unix
4 5 (3.65%) Android
5 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.73%) CentOS
7 1 (0.73%) Debian
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.25%) Scrum
3 22 (16.06%) Analytics
4 19 (13.87%) Front End Development
5 15 (10.95%) MVC
5 15 (10.95%) OO
5 15 (10.95%) TDD
6 14 (10.22%) Workflow
7 13 (9.49%) Web Development
8 11 (8.03%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (6.57%) BDD
9 9 (6.57%) DevOps
9 9 (6.57%) Project Management
9 9 (6.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.11%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (5.11%) Pay per click
11 6 (4.38%) ITSM
11 6 (4.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 20 (14.60%) Java
3 18 (13.14%) Python
4 17 (12.41%) SQL
5 15 (10.95%) C#
6 14 (10.22%) PHP
7 9 (6.57%) Scala
8 6 (4.38%) Ruby
8 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.19%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.19%) C++
10 3 (2.19%) ES6
10 3 (2.19%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.46%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) ISEB
2 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.73%) MBA
2 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (24.82%) Facebook
2 15 (10.95%) Google
3 12 (8.76%) ServiceNow
4 6 (4.38%) Adobe
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle
5 5 (3.65%) RedGate
6 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.73%) Brandwatch
7 1 (0.73%) Crimson Hexagon
7 1 (0.73%) Hootsuite
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) Kony
7 1 (0.73%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.73%) Spredfast
7 1 (0.73%) Symantec
7 1 (0.73%) Temenos
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