Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 February 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 334 348
Rank change year-on-year +32 +14 +9
Contract jobs citing Twitter 62 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 21
South East median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £305 £306 £219
90th Percentile £463 £448 £400
England median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
South East median hourly rate £75.00 £70.39 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.55% +134.63% +172.73%
10th Percentile £67.50 £38.04 £13.40
90th Percentile £82.50 £75.06 £156.20
England median hourly rate £30.25 £47.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -36.58% +138.48% -11.11%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,816 7,463 8,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.95% 48.96% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,557 4,252 4,895
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £234 £238 £220
90th Percentile £575 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 381 456
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.38
90th Percentile £44.50 £46.96 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

Twitter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Twitter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Twitter in the South East

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Twitter in the South East

Twitter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Twitter in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Twitter in the South East

Twitter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Twitter in the South East

Twitter
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Thames Valley +24 54 £365 -8.75% 17
Berkshire +28 48 £365 -2.67% 7
Oxfordshire -15 3 £375 -6.25% 8
Buckinghamshire -20 3 £450 +28.57% 2
Surrey -31 3 £90 -72.31% 7
East Sussex -3 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 £450 - 2
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Twitter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 41 (66.13%) HTML
2 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (59.68%) CSS
3 37 (59.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 33 (53.23%) HTML5
5 32 (51.61%) BDD
5 32 (51.61%) AngularJS
6 31 (50.00%) TDD
7 30 (48.39%) Sass
8 29 (46.77%) Test Automation
9 28 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (45.16%) CRM
9 28 (45.16%) Scrum
9 28 (45.16%) Jasmine
9 28 (45.16%) Karma Test Runner
9 28 (45.16%) gulp
9 28 (45.16%) Protractor
9 28 (45.16%) ES7
10 27 (43.55%) webpack
10 27 (43.55%) ES6
10 27 (43.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (43.55%) npm
10 27 (43.55%) Open Source
10 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
10 27 (43.55%) Degree
11 21 (33.87%) Front End Development
12 19 (30.65%) Marketing
13 17 (27.42%) Social Media
14 16 (25.81%) Facebook

Twitter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (8.06%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) nginx
4 2 (3.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.61%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (20.97%) Photoshop
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.84%) InDesign
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 27 (43.55%) npm
2 5 (8.06%) IaaS
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) PaaS
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
1 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.61%) Wireless
1 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.06%) OLAP
1 5 (8.06%) OLAP Cube
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) gulp
1 28 (45.16%) Jasmine
1 28 (45.16%) Karma Test Runner
1 28 (45.16%) Protractor
2 27 (43.55%) webpack
3 2 (3.23%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 19 (30.65%) Marketing
2 9 (14.52%) Multimedia
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 2 (3.23%) Finance
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (22.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Junior
7 2 (3.23%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.23%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Product Owner
7 2 (3.23%) UI Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (66.13%) HTML
2 37 (59.68%) CSS
2 37 (59.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 33 (53.23%) HTML5
4 32 (51.61%) AngularJS
5 30 (48.39%) Sass
6 8 (12.90%) React
7 6 (9.68%) REST
8 5 (8.06%) .NET
8 5 (8.06%) Angular 2
8 5 (8.06%) SOAP
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.45%) CSS3
9 4 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (4.84%) jQuery
10 3 (4.84%) LAMP
10 3 (4.84%) Laravel
11 2 (3.23%) Google Maps API
11 2 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
2 17 (27.42%) Social Media
3 9 (14.52%) Video Editing
4 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.45%) User Experience
5 3 (4.84%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Animation
7 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.61%) iPad
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Android
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (51.61%) BDD
3 31 (50.00%) TDD
4 29 (46.77%) Test Automation
5 28 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (45.16%) CRM
5 28 (45.16%) Scrum
6 27 (43.55%) Open Source
7 21 (33.87%) Front End Development
8 14 (22.58%) Infographics
9 7 (11.29%) DevOps
9 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (11.29%) MVC
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
11 4 (6.45%) Pay per click
11 4 (6.45%) Refactoring
11 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.84%) Copywriting
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 28 (45.16%) ES7
3 27 (43.55%) ES6
4 6 (9.68%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) C#
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (43.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 27 (43.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.61%) MCITP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSA
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) MCTS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.06%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Facebook
2 7 (11.29%) Google
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) Adobe
6 2 (3.23%) HubSpot
6 2 (3.23%) Marketo
6 2 (3.23%) Pardot
7 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Cognos
7 1 (1.61%) comScore
7 1 (1.61%) Hitwise
7 1 (1.61%) Meraki
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) Sysomos
7 1 (1.61%) Veeam