Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 145 184
Rank change year-on-year -25 +39 -7
Contract jobs citing Twitter 11 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.54% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Scotland median daily rate £381 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.61% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £332 £310 £300
90th Percentile £538 £449 £478
UK median daily rate £365 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -5.81% +10.71% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -27.93%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,701 1,721 2,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.95% 46.45% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 952 1,141
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -4.11% -1.35%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £210
90th Percentile £550 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 68 50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +4.41% +7.80%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.35 £9.88
90th Percentile £38.00 £52.05 £41.58
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Glasgow -11 6 £375 - 9
Edinburgh -41 5 £450 +9.09% 2
West Lothian +5 1 £375 +15.38% 2
Twitter
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Google
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) Facebook
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) Facebook Graph API
4 3 (27.27%) Twig
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) nginx
4 3 (27.27%) Open Graph
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 3 (27.27%) Drupal
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Google Maps API
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared

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 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Drupal
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) HTML Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Change Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS3
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) Sass
2 3 (27.27%) Facebook Graph API
2 3 (27.27%) Google Maps API
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Open Graph
2 3 (27.27%) Symfony
2 3 (27.27%) Twig
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Polymer
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MBA
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Facebook
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft