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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Twitter
England / London
Rank 385 379 362
Rank change year-on-year -6 -17  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 21 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.63% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 32
Median daily rate £319 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £189 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8132 9100 9456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.25% 41.10% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5450 6064 6121
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 131 205
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 6 £140 -39.13% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 20 (40.00%) CSS
4 19 (38.00%) Facebook
5 16 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.00%) PHP
7 12 (24.00%) Social Media
7 12 (24.00%) Node.js
8 11 (22.00%) CSS3
8 11 (22.00%) jQuery
8 11 (22.00%) HTML5
8 11 (22.00%) React
8 11 (22.00%) Linux
8 11 (22.00%) Python
9 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.00%) Analytics
10 8 (16.00%) Sass
10 8 (16.00%) Web Development
11 7 (14.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) MySQL
11 7 (14.00%) C#
11 7 (14.00%) Facebook Platform
12 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
12 6 (12.00%) Java
12 6 (12.00%) SQL
12 6 (12.00%) OO
12 6 (12.00%) Google
12 6 (12.00%) TDD
13 5 (10.00%) Retail

Twitter
Top Related 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 7 (14.00%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Moodle
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.00%) GitHub
3 2 (4.00%) Slack
4 1 (2.00%) AdWords
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) Big Data
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Hudson
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.00%) gulp
3 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Phabricator
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Music Industry
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Copywriter
7 2 (4.00%) Graduate
7 2 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) HTML
2 20 (40.00%) CSS
3 16 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (24.00%) Node.js
5 11 (22.00%) CSS3
5 11 (22.00%) HTML5
5 11 (22.00%) jQuery
5 11 (22.00%) React
6 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (16.00%) Sass
8 7 (14.00%) .NET
9 5 (10.00%) Django
9 5 (10.00%) Flask
10 4 (8.00%) LAMP
11 3 (6.00%) Pyramid
11 3 (6.00%) REST
11 3 (6.00%) XSLT
12 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (4.00%) Express
12 2 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Social Media
2 5 (10.00%) Blog
2 5 (10.00%) Fintech
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Social Network
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Animation
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Debian
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Analytics
3 8 (16.00%) Web Development
4 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (12.00%) OO
4 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 5 (10.00%) DevOps
5 5 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (8.00%) MVC
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) BDD
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) PHP
3 11 (22.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) C#
5 6 (12.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) ES6
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Facebook
2 6 (12.00%) Google
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) Brandwatch
5 1 (2.00%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) Spredfast
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