Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 200 192
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8 -25
Contract jobs citing Twitter 23 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 6
Scotland median daily rate £393 £340 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.44% -18.81% +19.64%
10th Percentile £310 £251 £307
90th Percentile £594 £453 £450
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £72.89 £36.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +102.47% +260.00% -67.74%

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 1710 2479 2317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.56% 45.10% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1296 1139
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.63% +1.28%
10th Percentile £210 £230 £200
90th Percentile £525 £488 £482
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 77 86
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £36.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.14% +125.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.60 £9.69
90th Percentile £47.01 £45.10 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

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 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Edinburgh +27 11 £475 +28.38% 3
Glasgow +5 10 £375 +15.38%
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £1,485 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £310 -
Twitter
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML5
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) CSS3
5 7 (30.43%) Facebook
5 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (30.43%) Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) Sass
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) CMS
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Google
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) Symfony
8 4 (17.39%) nginx
8 4 (17.39%) Drupal
8 4 (17.39%) Google Maps API
8 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) PHP
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services

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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) KDB
2 2 (8.70%) Kdb+
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Grunt
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (8.70%) UX Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
2 10 (43.48%) CSS
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
4 6 (26.09%) Sass
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) Google Maps API
6 4 (17.39%) JSON
6 4 (17.39%) LESS
6 4 (17.39%) Open Graph
6 4 (17.39%) Symfony
6 4 (17.39%) Twig
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.04%) JMS
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (30.43%) Web Design
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOD
4 2 (8.70%) SEO
4 2 (8.70%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Facebook
2 5 (21.74%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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