Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 746 724 701
Rank change year-on-year -22 -23 -123
Contract jobs citing Twitter 116 132 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 74 107
England median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £240 £152
90th Percentile £480 £475 £543
UK median daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 6
England median hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.18% +144.62% -41.96%
10th Percentile £19.90 £16.00 £10.63
90th Percentile £158.90 £59.31 £25.65
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +8.18% +144.62% -41.96%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40566 44097 45318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.21% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25456 27228 27218
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1563 1946
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.34
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +35 48 £365 +4.29% 37
London -39 43 £225 -41.94% 50
North of England +41 8 £250 -28.57% 68
East of England -2 8 £335 - 7
Midlands +35 5 £340 +47.83% 56
East Midlands - 5 £340 - 39
North West +14 4 £275 -21.43% 26
Yorkshire +25 3 £308 -12.14% 42
South West -10 3 - - 15
North East +63 1 £161 -48.73%
Twitter
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 49 (42.24%) HTML
1 49 (42.24%) JavaScript
2 47 (40.52%) CSS
2 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (38.79%) Facebook
4 40 (34.48%) Social Media
5 37 (31.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 34 (29.31%) AngularJS
7 32 (27.59%) HTML5
8 31 (26.72%) Google
9 30 (25.86%) Degree
10 29 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 28 (24.14%) TDD
12 27 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (23.28%) BDD
13 26 (22.41%) Marketing
13 26 (22.41%) Sass
14 25 (21.55%) Front End Development
15 24 (20.69%) Computer Science
15 24 (20.69%) Scrum
16 22 (18.97%) ES6
16 22 (18.97%) webpack
16 22 (18.97%) Jasmine
16 22 (18.97%) Karma Test Runner
17 21 (18.10%) Analytics
17 21 (18.10%) Computer Science Degree
18 20 (17.24%) npm
18 20 (17.24%) Protractor
19 19 (16.38%) gulp
19 19 (16.38%) Open Source

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 9 (7.76%) CMS
2 7 (6.03%) IIS
3 3 (2.59%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (1.72%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.86%) Kentico
5 1 (0.86%) SilverStripe
5 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 11 (9.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (2.59%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (2.59%) InDesign
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Sprinklr
2 2 (1.72%) Radian6
2 2 (1.72%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.86%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.24%) npm
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.17%) Google Analytics
3 6 (5.17%) IaaS
3 6 (5.17%) PaaS
4 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.45%) GitHub
5 3 (2.59%) Heroku
6 2 (1.72%) AdSense
6 2 (1.72%) AdWords
6 2 (1.72%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.86%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.86%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.86%) iTunes
7 1 (0.86%) Route 53
7 1 (0.86%) SaaS
7 1 (0.86%) Slack
7 1 (0.86%) Trello
7 1 (0.86%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) SMS
2 1 (0.86%) CTI
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.17%) OLAP
3 6 (5.17%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.59%) Big Data
5 2 (1.72%) MySQL
5 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.72%) Power BI
5 2 (1.72%) Redis
5 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.86%) GIS
6 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.86%) QlikView
6 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Jasmine
1 22 (18.97%) Karma Test Runner
1 22 (18.97%) webpack
2 20 (17.24%) Protractor
3 19 (16.38%) gulp
4 11 (9.48%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.45%) Selenium
5 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.59%) PostCSS
7 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) JIRA
8 1 (0.86%) JMeter
8 1 (0.86%) WebPagetest
General
1 26 (22.41%) Marketing
2 10 (8.62%) Retail
3 9 (7.76%) Finance
3 9 (7.76%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.17%) Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Publishing
6 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.59%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.72%) Games
8 2 (1.72%) Law
8 2 (1.72%) Legal
8 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.86%) Back Office
9 1 (0.86%) French Language
9 1 (0.86%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (46.55%) Developer
2 22 (18.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (14.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (10.34%) Social Media Manager
5 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (6.90%) HTML Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (6.03%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Campaign Manager
9 4 (3.45%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Data Scientist
10 3 (2.59%) Marketing Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.24%) HTML
2 47 (40.52%) CSS
3 37 (31.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 34 (29.31%) AngularJS
5 32 (27.59%) HTML5
6 26 (22.41%) Sass
7 17 (14.66%) .NET
8 12 (10.34%) jQuery
9 11 (9.48%) CSS3
9 11 (9.48%) React
9 11 (9.48%) REST
10 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 8 (6.90%) Node.js
11 8 (6.90%) SOAP
12 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (5.17%) Angular 2
14 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (4.31%) Django
14 5 (4.31%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (4.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.48%) Social Media
2 24 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.76%) User Experience
5 8 (6.90%) Video Editing
6 6 (5.17%) Blog
7 5 (4.31%) N-Tier
8 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.59%) Graphic Design
9 3 (2.59%) Life Science
9 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.59%) Photography
10 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.86%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) Android
1 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.59%) Linux
1 3 (2.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 28 (24.14%) TDD
4 27 (23.28%) BDD
4 27 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (21.55%) Front End Development
6 24 (20.69%) Scrum
7 21 (18.10%) Analytics
8 19 (16.38%) CRM
8 19 (16.38%) Open Source
9 11 (9.48%) DevOps
9 11 (9.48%) MVC
10 9 (7.76%) Infographics
10 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.90%) OO
12 7 (6.03%) Data Analytics
13 6 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.24%) JavaScript
2 22 (18.97%) ES6
3 19 (16.38%) ECMAScript
4 14 (12.07%) C#
4 14 (12.07%) SQL
5 9 (7.76%) Python
6 8 (6.90%) Java
6 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.17%) PHP
8 3 (2.59%) R
9 2 (1.72%) C++
9 2 (1.72%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.72%) Ruby
9 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.86%) C
10 1 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Degree
2 21 (18.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.86%) ISEB
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) PhD
4 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Ansible
1 1 (0.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 45 (38.79%) Facebook
2 31 (26.72%) Google
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.90%) Adobe
5 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 3 (2.59%) HubSpot
6 3 (2.59%) Sony
7 2 (1.72%) Pardot
7 2 (1.72%) RedGate
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
8 1 (0.86%) Brandwatch
8 1 (0.86%) comScore
8 1 (0.86%) Marketo
8 1 (0.86%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle
8 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Sysomos
8 1 (0.86%) Tableau
8 1 (0.86%) Xamarin