The first table below looks at the demand for Umbraco skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Umbraco over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 61 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.66% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £258 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 £279 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
114 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.97% 18.09% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 67 48
Average daily rate £323 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £126.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Umbraco
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Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Umbraco across the Birmingham region.

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco across the Birmingham region.

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Umbraco
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Umbraco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Umbraco.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CMS

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Umbraco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Umbraco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) CSS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago