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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Twitter
Rank 577 560 469
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -91
Contract jobs citing Twitter 80 101 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.41% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 84
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 7
Median hourly rate £52.00 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £10.50 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £12.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £12.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+316.00% -46.80%

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
24006 24762 25965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.85% 43.28% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14651 14641 14653
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 858 1077 1171
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +16 74 £363 -3.33% 231
London -20 33 £388 +3.33% 29
South East +6 11 £248 -36.12% 29
South West +13 9 £325 +225.00% 20
East of England +11 9 - - 20
Hampshire +18 8 - - 5
Farnborough - 8 - -
North West +21 7 £200 - 49
Manchester 0 5 - - 26
Stockport -4 5 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £325 - 3
Essex - 5 - - 3
Scotland +12 4 £375 -7.69% 7
Hertfordshire +4 4 - - 4
Wiltshire - 4 £333 - 3
Yorkshire +8 3 - - 33
West Yorkshire +6 2 - - 17
West Sussex -8 2 £248 -38.12% 1
Croydon -18 2 - - 1
Cirencester - 2 £320 -
Cheshire - 2 £200 - 12
Leeds - 2 - - 15
Swindon - 2 - - 2
Glasgow - 2 - - 3
Edinburgh +15 1 £400 -1.53% 3
Reading +11 1 - - 4
Berkshire +5 1 - - 5
City of London -2 1 £450 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -22 1 £230 -39.47% 24
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £230 -

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 73 (44.24%) HTML
1 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
2 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (38.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 58 (35.15%) Facebook
5 55 (33.33%) CSS
6 53 (32.12%) Social Media
7 46 (27.88%) HTML5
8 41 (24.85%) jQuery
9 35 (21.21%) AngularJS
10 33 (20.00%) Java
11 31 (18.79%) C#
12 30 (18.18%) .NET
13 29 (17.58%) Web Services
13 29 (17.58%) Google
13 29 (17.58%) Node.js
14 28 (16.97%) JSON
15 27 (16.36%) Web Development
15 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
15 27 (16.36%) MVC
15 27 (16.36%) Analytics
16 26 (15.76%) Scrum
17 25 (15.15%) XML
17 25 (15.15%) CSS3
17 25 (15.15%) Git (software)
18 24 (14.55%) Front End Development
18 24 (14.55%) Finance
19 23 (13.94%) CMS
19 23 (13.94%) SQL
19 23 (13.94%) Python

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 23 (13.94%) CMS
2 13 (7.88%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.64%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.42%) Apache
6 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.82%) WordPress
7 2 (1.21%) Drupal
7 2 (1.21%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.45%) MS Office
3 6 (3.64%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.61%) InDesign
7 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Sprinklr
2 3 (1.82%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.21%) Radian6
4 1 (0.61%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.30%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.85%) Office 365
3 4 (2.42%) AdWords
4 3 (1.82%) Socialbakers
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) HTTP
2 10 (6.06%) LDAP
2 10 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (4.24%) Intranet
4 5 (3.03%) FTP
5 3 (1.82%) Internet
6 2 (1.21%) DMZ
6 2 (1.21%) Extranet
7 1 (0.61%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.61%) Skype
7 1 (0.61%) SMS
7 1 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.48%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.88%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.64%) MySQL
6 4 (2.42%) Big Data
6 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.82%) RavenDB
8 2 (1.21%) Redis
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.61%) OLAP
9 1 (0.61%) OLTP
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.09%) Selenium
3 15 (9.09%) Subversion
4 7 (4.24%) gulp
4 7 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.03%) Grunt
5 5 (3.03%) JIRA
5 5 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.82%) Bower
6 3 (1.82%) GitLab
6 3 (1.82%) Protractor
7 2 (1.21%) Ant
7 2 (1.21%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.21%) Maven
7 2 (1.21%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.61%) NUnit
General
1 24 (14.55%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Marketing
3 6 (3.64%) Publishing
4 5 (3.03%) Advertising
4 5 (3.03%) Games
5 4 (2.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.82%) Banking
6 3 (1.82%) Front Office
6 3 (1.82%) Legal
6 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.21%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (56.36%) Developer
2 18 (10.91%) .NET Developer
3 16 (9.70%) C# Developer
4 14 (8.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (8.48%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (6.67%) Analyst
6 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (6.06%) Python Developer
8 9 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Angular Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Digital Executive
10 7 (4.24%) ServiceNow Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Android Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.64%) iOS Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (44.24%) HTML
2 64 (38.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 55 (33.33%) CSS
4 46 (27.88%) HTML5
5 41 (24.85%) jQuery
6 35 (21.21%) AngularJS
7 30 (18.18%) .NET
8 29 (17.58%) Node.js
8 29 (17.58%) Web Services
9 28 (16.97%) JSON
10 25 (15.15%) CSS3
10 25 (15.15%) XML
11 22 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 19 (11.52%) .NET Framework
13 18 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (10.30%) REST
15 16 (9.70%) Entity Framework
15 16 (9.70%) Spring
15 16 (9.70%) WCF
16 15 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.12%) Social Media
2 16 (9.70%) User Experience
3 13 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.27%) Blog
5 10 (6.06%) Raspberry Pi
5 10 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 9 (5.45%) Copywriting
7 8 (4.85%) EPoS
7 8 (4.85%) Mobile App
8 7 (4.24%) Social Network
9 5 (3.03%) e-Learning
9 5 (3.03%) STB
9 5 (3.03%) Video Editing
10 4 (2.42%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (2.42%) Digital Media
10 4 (2.42%) Learning Management System
10 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.82%) RIA
12 2 (1.21%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.73%) Windows
2 20 (12.12%) Linux
3 14 (8.48%) Android
4 11 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 10 (6.06%) Unix
6 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.36%) Analytics
2 27 (16.36%) MVC
2 27 (16.36%) Web Development
3 26 (15.76%) Scrum
4 24 (14.55%) Front End Development
5 20 (12.12%) OO
6 19 (11.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (9.70%) TDD
7 16 (9.70%) Workflow
8 13 (7.88%) Automated Testing
9 12 (7.27%) DevOps
9 12 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.67%) Open Source
10 11 (6.67%) Project Management
10 11 (6.67%) Web Design
11 10 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.06%) Identity Management
12 9 (5.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
2 33 (20.00%) Java
3 31 (18.79%) C#
4 23 (13.94%) Python
4 23 (13.94%) SQL
5 18 (10.91%) T-SQL
6 17 (10.30%) Ruby
7 11 (6.67%) Scala
8 10 (6.06%) PHP
9 4 (2.42%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.82%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.82%) C++
10 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.82%) VBScript
11 2 (1.21%) ES6
11 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) F#
12 1 (0.61%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (5.45%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Firmware
2 1 (0.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (35.15%) Facebook
2 29 (17.58%) Google
3 19 (11.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 10 (6.06%) Adobe
6 9 (5.45%) RedGate
7 5 (3.03%) Apple
7 5 (3.03%) Brandwatch
8 4 (2.42%) HP
9 3 (1.82%) Crimson Hexagon
9 3 (1.82%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.82%) Spredfast
10 2 (1.21%) DoubleClick
10 2 (1.21%) Marin
10 2 (1.21%) Omniture
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle
10 2 (1.21%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.61%) Hootsuite
11 1 (0.61%) Xerox
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