Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 2018 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
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 97 94
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing Twitter 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.39% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Glasgow median daily rate £330 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.84% +19.23% -15.03%
10th Percentile £283 £348 £199
90th Percentile £469 £488 £377
Scotland median daily rate £425 £410 £350
% change year-on-year +3.66% +17.14% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 711 577 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.70% 41.57% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 275 297
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £217 £203 £217
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +63.04% -42.50%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.35 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.48 £32.50 £44.93
Scotland median hourly rate £16.06 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.78% -30.56% +135.99%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Twitter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 3 (50.00%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
2 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft