The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 532 548 528
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 57 75 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.35% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 68
Median daily rate £325 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +13.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £59.31 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.55% +229.50%  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in England

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in England

Twitter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Twitter in England

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London -13 32 £388 -9.88% 31
South East +27 11 £319 -20.31% 18
South West +5 4 £328 +0.76% 15
East Midlands -8 3 £308 -41.42% 25
East of England - 3 £325 - 6
Yorkshire +22 2 - - 30
North West +16 2 £305 +1.66% 33
Twitter
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 53 (47.75%) HTML
3 38 (34.23%) CSS
4 37 (33.33%) Google
4 37 (33.33%) Facebook
5 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (25.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (20.72%) Social Media
8 22 (19.82%) Marketing
9 21 (18.92%) jQuery
9 21 (18.92%) HTML5
10 19 (17.12%) Java
10 19 (17.12%) DevOps
11 18 (16.22%) .NET
11 18 (16.22%) Retail
12 17 (15.32%) CSS3
13 16 (14.41%) User Experience
13 16 (14.41%) SQL
13 16 (14.41%) Web Services
13 16 (14.41%) Python
14 15 (13.51%) C#
14 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
15 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.71%) Front End Development
16 12 (10.81%) MVC
16 12 (10.81%) Finance
16 12 (10.81%) Node.js
17 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
17 11 (9.91%) Workflow
17 11 (9.91%) PHP

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (9.01%) Facebook Platform
2 8 (7.21%) CMS
3 5 (4.50%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.60%) WordPress
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.80%) InVision
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.80%) Radian6
2 2 (1.80%) Sprinklr
2 2 (1.80%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.90%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.90%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) GitHub
2 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Slack
3 2 (1.80%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.90%) AdSense
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Taleo
4 1 (0.90%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) LDAP
2 7 (6.31%) Skype
3 3 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) 4G
4 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.90%) CTI
5 1 (0.90%) SMS
5 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) Big Data
3 8 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.50%) MySQL
5 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Power BI
6 1 (0.90%) Redis
6 1 (0.90%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.11%) Selenium
3 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.80%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.80%) Grunt
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 2 (1.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.90%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.90%) gulp
7 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.90%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (19.82%) Marketing
2 18 (16.22%) Retail
3 12 (10.81%) Finance
4 4 (3.60%) Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (2.70%) Advertising
5 3 (2.70%) Automotive
5 3 (2.70%) Publishing
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (42.34%) Developer
2 14 (12.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (9.01%) UI Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (8.11%) HTML Developer
6 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Architect
7 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Social Media Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Angular Developer
8 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Web UI Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (47.75%) HTML
2 38 (34.23%) CSS
3 28 (25.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (18.92%) HTML5
4 21 (18.92%) jQuery
5 18 (16.22%) .NET
6 17 (15.32%) CSS3
7 16 (14.41%) Web Services
8 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.81%) Node.js
10 11 (9.91%) XML
11 9 (8.11%) React
12 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.21%) Django
12 8 (7.21%) Flask
13 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.50%) JSON
13 5 (4.50%) Pyramid
14 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (3.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Social Media
2 16 (14.41%) User Experience
3 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.21%) Blog
5 6 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.70%) Fintech
6 3 (2.70%) Life Science
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.80%) Social Network
7 2 (1.80%) W3C
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.90%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.90%) RIA
8 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.90%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Linux
2 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Android
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.12%) DevOps
3 13 (11.71%) Front End Development
4 12 (10.81%) MVC
5 11 (9.91%) Analytics
5 11 (9.91%) Workflow
6 10 (9.01%) Scrum
6 10 (9.01%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.11%) Project Management
8 8 (7.21%) CRM
8 8 (7.21%) Machine Learning
8 8 (7.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (7.21%) SEO
8 8 (7.21%) Wireframes
9 7 (6.31%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.31%) Prototyping
9 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.55%) JavaScript
2 19 (17.12%) Java
3 16 (14.41%) Python
3 16 (14.41%) SQL
4 15 (13.51%) C#
5 11 (9.91%) PHP
6 5 (4.50%) Ruby
7 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.90%) ES6
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
8 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.90%) EMIR
3 1 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Facebook
1 37 (33.33%) Google
2 11 (9.91%) ServiceNow
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.21%) Adobe
5 4 (3.60%) Avaya
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle
6 3 (2.70%) Red Box
7 2 (1.80%) RedGate
8 1 (0.90%) Avature
8 1 (0.90%) comScore
8 1 (0.90%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Selligent
8 1 (0.90%) Tableau
8 1 (0.90%) Talend
8 1 (0.90%) Yahoo!
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