Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 330 367
Rank change year-on-year -4 +37 -22
Contract jobs citing Twitter 44 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 17
South East median daily rate £365 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £68 £276 £248
90th Percentile £465 £445 £455
England median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year +1.08% +6.54% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
South East median hourly rate £75.00 £70.39 £92.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.55% -23.90% +740.91%
10th Percentile £67.50 £38.04 £24.80
90th Percentile £82.50 £75.06 £169.80
England median hourly rate £23.00 £67.89 £28.14
% change year-on-year -66.12% +141.26% +168.00%

Twitter is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 7,841 7,489 8,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.87% 48.96% 48.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,485 4,207 5,171
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £236
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 361 430
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.31 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +5 32 £370 +7.64% 28
Berkshire +2 26 £365 +8.15% 9
Surrey -28 9 £75 -75.21% 6
Buckinghamshire - 5 £400 - 8
Kent - 2 £350 - 12
Oxfordshire -1 1 - - 11
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) HTML5
3 21 (47.73%) Marketing
4 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 18 (40.91%) Social Media
5 17 (38.64%) Facebook
5 17 (38.64%) CSS
6 16 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (36.36%) Infographics
7 15 (34.09%) Sass
7 15 (34.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (34.09%) Photoshop
8 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
9 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (22.73%) Adobe
11 9 (20.45%) CRM
11 9 (20.45%) Publishing
11 9 (20.45%) InDesign
11 9 (20.45%) Graphic Design
11 9 (20.45%) Copywriting
11 9 (20.45%) gulp
11 9 (20.45%) CSS3
11 9 (20.45%) Virtual Team
12 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (18.18%) npm
12 8 (18.18%) ES7
12 8 (18.18%) Protractor

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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) nginx
2 2 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (34.09%) Photoshop
2 10 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (20.45%) InDesign
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) npm
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) MPLS
2 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) gulp
2 8 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 8 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
2 8 (18.18%) Protractor
2 8 (18.18%) webpack
3 3 (6.82%) Hudson
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (47.73%) Marketing
2 9 (20.45%) Publishing
3 6 (13.64%) Multimedia
3 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.36%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Designer
3 9 (20.45%) Graphic Designer
4 8 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Magento Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Hadoop Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Junior Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Junior Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) HTML5
3 17 (38.64%) CSS
4 16 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (34.09%) Sass
6 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (20.45%) CSS3
8 5 (11.36%) RESTful
8 5 (11.36%) XML
9 4 (9.09%) REST
10 3 (6.82%) jQuery
10 3 (6.82%) LAMP
10 3 (6.82%) Laravel
10 3 (6.82%) LESS
10 3 (6.82%) SOAP
11 2 (4.55%) Ajax
11 2 (4.55%) Apache Flex
11 2 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.55%) Google Maps API
11 2 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Social Media
2 9 (20.45%) Graphic Design
2 9 (20.45%) Virtual Team
3 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 3 (6.82%) Video Editing
5 2 (4.55%) BBC
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Animation
6 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.27%) iPad
6 1 (2.27%) iPhone
6 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
1 16 (36.36%) Infographics
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 9 (20.45%) Copywriting
3 9 (20.45%) CRM
4 8 (18.18%) BDD
4 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.18%) Open Source
4 8 (18.18%) Pay per click
4 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) TDD
4 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.91%) Marketing Strategy
5 7 (15.91%) SEO
6 6 (13.64%) OO
7 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.82%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) ES6
2 8 (18.18%) ES7
3 6 (13.64%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) PHP 7
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCITP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCTS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WCAG
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Facebook
2 10 (22.73%) Adobe
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.82%) Veeam
4 2 (4.55%) Dell
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) Cadence
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
5 1 (2.27%) comScore
5 1 (2.27%) Hitwise
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) Splunk
5 1 (2.27%) VMware