Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 363 354
Rank change year-on-year +40 -9 -32
Contract jobs citing Twitter 48 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 22
South East median daily rate £365 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -5.08% +22.92%
10th Percentile £319 £237 £201
90th Percentile £414 £425 £400
England median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
South East median hourly rate - £59.31 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +97.70% -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +8.18% +144.62% -41.96%

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 8109 8089 9119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.15% 48.38% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4665 4653 5093
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £223 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £535
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 400 430
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%
10th Percentile £10.07 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £45.05
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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
Thames Valley +27 45 £365 -8.75% 31
Berkshire +46 42 £365 - 11
Oxfordshire +5 3 £375 -6.25% 16
East Sussex - 1 - -
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Twitter.

1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 26 (54.17%) CSS
2 26 (54.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 25 (52.08%) HTML
4 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 24 (50.00%) BDD
5 23 (47.92%) TDD
6 22 (45.83%) Test Automation
7 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (43.75%) Sass
8 20 (41.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 20 (41.67%) HTML5
8 20 (41.67%) Jasmine
8 20 (41.67%) Degree
8 20 (41.67%) Scrum
8 20 (41.67%) Protractor
9 19 (39.58%) ES6
9 19 (39.58%) webpack
9 19 (39.58%) gulp
9 19 (39.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (39.58%) npm
9 19 (39.58%) CRM
9 19 (39.58%) ECMAScript
9 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
9 19 (39.58%) Open Source
10 15 (31.25%) Facebook
10 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
11 14 (29.17%) Social Media
12 13 (27.08%) Marketing

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 (10.42%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Radian6
1 2 (4.17%) Sprinklr
1 2 (4.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.08%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 19 (39.58%) npm
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.42%) IaaS
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) AdSense
4 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.42%) OLAP
1 5 (10.42%) OLAP Cube
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Jasmine
1 20 (41.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 20 (41.67%) Protractor
2 19 (39.58%) gulp
2 19 (39.58%) webpack
3 2 (4.17%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 13 (27.08%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Finance
5 2 (4.17%) Publishing
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Social Media Manager
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Product Owner
7 2 (4.17%) UI Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Senior UI Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) CSS
1 26 (54.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 25 (52.08%) HTML
3 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (43.75%) Sass
5 20 (41.67%) HTML5
6 6 (12.50%) React
7 5 (10.42%) .NET
7 5 (10.42%) Angular 2
7 5 (10.42%) REST
7 5 (10.42%) SOAP
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.08%) CSS3
9 1 (2.08%) Django
9 1 (2.08%) Flask
9 1 (2.08%) jQuery
9 1 (2.08%) LESS
9 1 (2.08%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.17%) Social Media
3 8 (16.67%) Video Editing
4 4 (8.33%) Blog
4 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.25%) User Experience
6 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.08%) PlayStation
7 1 (2.08%) RIA
7 1 (2.08%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) BDD
3 23 (47.92%) TDD
4 22 (45.83%) Test Automation
5 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (41.67%) Scrum
7 19 (39.58%) CRM
7 19 (39.58%) Open Source
8 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
9 8 (16.67%) Infographics
10 6 (12.50%) DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (8.33%) MVC
12 4 (8.33%) Refactoring
12 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
13 3 (6.25%) Analytics
13 3 (6.25%) B2B
13 3 (6.25%) Social Listening
14 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) ECMAScript
2 19 (39.58%) ES6
3 5 (10.42%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 19 (39.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Facebook
2 6 (12.50%) Google
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) HubSpot
5 1 (2.08%) Marketo
5 1 (2.08%) Pardot