Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 370 328 352
Rank change year-on-year -42 +24 +8
Contract jobs citing Twitter 12 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.51% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 6
South East median daily rate £325 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.96% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £109 £321 £241
90th Percentile £488 £408 £578
England median daily rate £353 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% -8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
South East median hourly rate - - £59.31
England median hourly rate £93.09 £95.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year -2.01% +82.69% +220.00%

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 7,669 8,077 8,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.10% 48.25% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,453 4,639 4,645
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £225
90th Percentile £580 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 348 407
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +11.48% -14.08%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £47.18
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -23 4 £410 +12.33% 37
Surrey - 4 £118 - 7
East Sussex -4 3 £475 - 6
Berkshire -37 3 £410 +12.33% 7
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 11
Kent - 1 £250 - 5
Twitter
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 7 (58.33%) Facebook
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Publishing
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (25.00%) MVVM
4 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (25.00%) MSTest
4 3 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Ninject
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (25.00%) Infographics
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 3 (25.00%) Copywriting
4 3 (25.00%) Social Network
4 3 (25.00%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator

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 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (25.00%) InDesign
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Marketing Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Ninject
2 3 (25.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
1 3 (25.00%) Social Network
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (25.00%) Infographics
2 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (25.00%) Kanban
2 3 (25.00%) MVVM
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Facebook
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) DoubleClick
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk