The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Twitter
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 155 196
Rank change year-on-year -2 +41  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 9 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.73% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £410 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £279 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -20.32% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £59.31 -
% change year-on-year -75.55% -  

Twitter is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1238 1367 2468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.91% 40.41% 42.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 1052 1838
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Twitter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Twitter in the City of London

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Twitter in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in the City of London

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in the City of London

Twitter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Twitter in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) Google
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Node.js
4 4 (26.67%) Facebook
4 4 (26.67%) Social Media
4 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) User Experience
5 3 (20.00%) Fintech
5 3 (20.00%) Redux
5 3 (20.00%) React
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Music Industry
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) WordPress
6 2 (13.33%) Copywriting
6 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) MailChimp
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (13.33%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eloqua
1 1 (6.67%) osCommerce
1 1 (6.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (13.33%) MailChimp
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) Sublime Text
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Music Industry
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Copywriter
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Email Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) React
4 3 (20.00%) Redux
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) Django
6 1 (6.67%) Flask
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Pyramid
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Social Media
2 3 (20.00%) Fintech
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Blog
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Analytics
1 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Copywriting
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Global Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Facebook
1 4 (26.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) comScore
2 1 (6.67%) Macromedia
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Yahoo!
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