The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 67 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 1.15% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.03%  
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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 255 349 368
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.46% 49.57% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 189 178
Median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +129.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in Glasgow

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

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) KDB
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Kdb+
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) LESS

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) KDB
1 3 (42.86%) Kdb+
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase