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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 52 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 0.76% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £373 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year - +8.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 £107.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year -34.52% +975.00%  

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 241 262 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 46.08% 45.57% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 197
Median daily rate £370 £300 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -22.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -29.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) LESS
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) Kdb+

Twitter
Top Related 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) KDB
2 2 (16.67%) Kdb+
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) LESS
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) D3.js
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) Sass
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Social Network
3 1 (8.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec