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 25 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 385 377
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 32 39 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 39
Median daily rate £388 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.88% +14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -20.32% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8472 8849 10314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5730 6113 6803
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
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 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 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 +2 9 £410 -8.88% 8
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 23 (43.40%) Facebook
3 19 (35.85%) HTML
4 16 (30.19%) CSS
4 16 (30.19%) Google
5 14 (26.42%) Java
6 13 (24.53%) Python
6 13 (24.53%) Marketing
7 12 (22.64%) Social Media
8 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
8 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.98%) SQL
9 9 (16.98%) Node.js
10 8 (15.09%) Facebook Platform
10 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.09%) DevOps
10 8 (15.09%) PHP
11 7 (13.21%) Project Management
11 7 (13.21%) User Experience
11 7 (13.21%) React
11 7 (13.21%) Skype
11 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
12 6 (11.32%) Flask
12 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning
12 6 (11.32%) Analytics
12 6 (11.32%) Big Data
12 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (11.32%) .NET
12 6 (11.32%) CRM

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 8 (15.09%) Facebook Platform
2 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.89%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.89%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.77%) MailChimp
2 2 (3.77%) Slack
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Taleo
3 1 (1.89%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Skype
2 2 (3.77%) 4G
2 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.89%) CTI
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) SMS
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Big Data
1 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) Grunt
1 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.89%) gulp
2 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) JMeter
2 1 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (24.53%) Marketing
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.89%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.43%) UI Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Angular Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Telephony Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Graduate
6 2 (3.77%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Android Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Content Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Content Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.98%) Node.js
5 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (13.21%) React
7 6 (11.32%) .NET
7 6 (11.32%) Django
7 6 (11.32%) Flask
7 6 (11.32%) jQuery
8 5 (9.43%) CSS3
8 5 (9.43%) HTML5
9 3 (5.66%) Pyramid
9 3 (5.66%) Redux
10 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.77%) Google Maps API
10 2 (3.77%) OAuth2
10 2 (3.77%) OpenID
10 2 (3.77%) RESTful
10 2 (3.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Social Media
2 7 (13.21%) User Experience
3 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Blog
5 3 (5.66%) Fintech
6 2 (3.77%) Social Network
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) DevOps
3 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Analytics
4 6 (11.32%) CRM
4 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Contact Management
5 5 (9.43%) iOS Development
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Android Development
7 3 (5.66%) Copywriting
7 3 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.42%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) Python
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) C#
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) ES6
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.89%) EMIR
1 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Facebook
2 16 (30.19%) Google
3 4 (7.55%) Avaya
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Red Box
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
6 1 (1.89%) Avature
6 1 (1.89%) comScore
6 1 (1.89%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) Yahoo!
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