Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 118 124
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -19
Contract jobs citing Twitter 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.03% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £363 £375 £291
90th Percentile £571 £475 £422
Scotland median daily rate £443 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +14.19% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Twitter is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 998 878 1007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.40% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 463 487
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £238 £218 £250
90th Percentile £567 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £42.77 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Twitter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Twitter in Edinburgh

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in Edinburgh

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Facebook
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) Twig
3 7 (63.64%) Sass
3 7 (63.64%) CMS
3 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (63.64%) Web Design
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (63.64%) nginx
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) CSS3
3 7 (63.64%) Open Graph
3 7 (63.64%) Symfony
3 7 (63.64%) Drupal
3 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (63.64%) Google
3 7 (63.64%) JSON
3 7 (63.64%) Google Maps API
4 6 (54.55%) Marketing
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Electronics

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (63.64%) CMS
1 7 (63.64%) Drupal
1 7 (63.64%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (45.45%) Publishing
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Developer
3 5 (45.45%) HTML Developer
3 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 5 (45.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (45.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) CSS3
2 7 (63.64%) Google Maps API
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) Open Graph
2 7 (63.64%) Sass
2 7 (63.64%) Symfony
2 7 (63.64%) Twig
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) iBATIS
3 1 (9.09%) JDBC
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (63.64%) Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Guerrilla Testing
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) BC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Facebook
2 7 (63.64%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft