Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 546 536
Rank change year-on-year -46 -10 -55
Contract jobs citing Twitter 43 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.38% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 66
London median daily rate £225 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.94% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £127 £300 £213
90th Percentile £555 £488 £550
England median daily rate £350 £364 £375
% change year-on-year -3.78% -3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
London median hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% - -
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19079 19373 19491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.50% 42.87% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12973 12890 12917
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 287 391
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Twitter in London

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in London

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in London

Twitter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Twitter in London

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London -8 8 £225 -47.06% 11
West London -7 2 £175 - 7
East London - 2 £450 -
Twitter
England

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

1 24 (55.81%) Facebook
2 20 (46.51%) Social Media
3 16 (37.21%) Analytics
4 15 (34.88%) Google
5 13 (30.23%) HTML
5 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.91%) Marketing
7 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (23.26%) CSS
9 8 (18.60%) Degree
10 7 (16.28%) Java
10 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
11 6 (13.95%) REST
11 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
11 6 (13.95%) User Experience
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (13.95%) Banking
12 5 (11.63%) Google Analytics
12 5 (11.63%) PHP
12 5 (11.63%) SQL
12 5 (11.63%) .NET
12 5 (11.63%) OO
12 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.63%) Finance
12 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
13 4 (9.30%) GitHub
13 4 (9.30%) Test Automation

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (9.30%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Kentico
3 1 (2.33%) SilverStripe
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (6.98%) InDesign
1 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) GitHub
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Heroku
4 2 (4.65%) AdWords
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) AdSense
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.33%) Dropbox
5 1 (2.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (2.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.33%) iTunes
5 1 (2.33%) MailChimp
5 1 (2.33%) npm
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Route 53
5 1 (2.33%) Slack
5 1 (2.33%) Trello
5 1 (2.33%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) CTI
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) Redis
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) OLAP
2 1 (2.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Power BI
2 1 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.33%) QlikView
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) PostCSS
2 3 (6.98%) webpack
3 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (27.91%) Marketing
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
4 3 (6.98%) Publishing
5 2 (4.65%) Law
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.33%) French Language
6 1 (2.33%) Games
6 1 (2.33%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Social Media Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Campaign Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing Campaign Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing Communications Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Account Director
6 2 (4.65%) Account Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Account Director
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Account Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Director
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (13.95%) REST
5 5 (11.63%) .NET
5 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.30%) Django
7 3 (6.98%) Chai
7 3 (6.98%) CSS3
7 3 (6.98%) Enzyme
7 3 (6.98%) HTML5
7 3 (6.98%) Redux
7 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 3 (6.98%) SOAP
7 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 2 (4.65%) Laravel
8 2 (4.65%) Node.js
8 2 (4.65%) OAuth2
8 2 (4.65%) OpenID
8 2 (4.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Social Media
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.98%) Photography
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.33%) BBC
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
6 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Android
1 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Analytics
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
4 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
6 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Android Development
7 3 (6.98%) API Design
7 3 (6.98%) BDD
7 3 (6.98%) Content Management
7 3 (6.98%) DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.98%) Microservices
7 3 (6.98%) OOD
7 3 (6.98%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) PHP
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) ES6
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) PHP 5
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
1 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Facebook
2 15 (34.88%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe
4 3 (6.98%) Sony
5 2 (4.65%) HubSpot
6 1 (2.33%) comScore
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Optimizely
6 1 (2.33%) Pardot
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau
6 1 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Xamarin