The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 April 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 137 127
Rank change year-on-year +35 -10  
Contract jobs citing Twitter 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.53% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £370 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -14.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £212 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £778 £396 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.39 - £10.00

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 833 1323 1176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.77% 45.29% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 690 631
Median daily rate £390 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £254 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.64% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £18.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.47% +8.57%  

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in Scotland

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in Scotland

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Glasgow +5 5 £373 +148.33% 2
Edinburgh +14 4 £475 +23.37%
Fife - 1 £1,485 -
Twitter
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) LESS
6 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) KDB
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) KDB
2 2 (12.50%) Kdb+
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UX Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Copywriter
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) KDB Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) LESS
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
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