Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 348 363
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 -18
Contract jobs citing Twitter 28 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 8
South East median daily rate £250 £301 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.01% -24.69% +23.08%
10th Percentile £68 £260 £298
90th Percentile £408 £369 £547
England median daily rate £323 £325 £394
% change year-on-year -0.62% -17.46% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
South East median hourly rate - - £59.31
England median hourly rate £23.00 £94.75 £52.00
% change year-on-year -75.73% +82.21% +420.00%

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 7,854 7,829 8,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.12% 48.67% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,533 4,322 5,262
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.39% +4.64% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 361 409
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.44% -0.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.18
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.02% -1.86%

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 19 August 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 August 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 -7 17 £388 +28.10% 26
Berkshire -19 14 £388 +28.10% 4
Surrey -15 10 £85 -69.64% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £388 - 10
Kent - 1 £250 - 6
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 12
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 15 (53.57%) Marketing
2 14 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (50.00%) Facebook
3 13 (46.43%) HTML5
3 13 (46.43%) Social Media
3 13 (46.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 13 (46.43%) Photoshop
3 13 (46.43%) Infographics
4 10 (35.71%) Adobe
4 10 (35.71%) Publishing
4 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (32.14%) Graphic Design
5 9 (32.14%) Copywriting
5 9 (32.14%) InDesign
5 9 (32.14%) Virtual Team
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
6 6 (21.43%) Sass
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
8 4 (14.29%) SEO
8 4 (14.29%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) SCCM
8 4 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
8 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server

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 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (46.43%) Photoshop
2 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (32.14%) InDesign
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) MPLS
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (53.57%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Publishing
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Designer
1 9 (32.14%) Graphic Designer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
1 13 (46.43%) HTML5
2 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 6 (21.43%) CSS3
2 6 (21.43%) Sass
3 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.71%) LESS
4 3 (10.71%) REST
4 3 (10.71%) RESTful
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.57%) COM
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Social Media
2 9 (32.14%) Graphic Design
2 9 (32.14%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.14%) BBC
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (46.43%) Infographics
3 9 (32.14%) Copywriting
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
6 4 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.29%) SEO
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (3.57%) Analytics
9 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISM
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) WCAG
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Facebook
2 10 (35.71%) Adobe
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Cadence
5 1 (3.57%) DoubleClick
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk