The table below looks at the statistics for Umbraco skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Umbraco over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 198 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 9 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 0.86% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £20.04
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
981 1282 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.39% 17.63% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 899 828
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 46
Average hourly rate £17.93 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £35.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (87.10%) .NET
1 27 (87.10%) CMS
2 25 (80.65%) C#
3 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (77.42%) CSS
4 23 (74.19%) HTML
5 20 (64.52%) jQuery
6 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
7 17 (54.84%) MVC
7 17 (54.84%) Finance
7 17 (54.84%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (54.84%) Sitecore
8 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework
10 14 (45.16%) EPiServer
10 14 (45.16%) HTML5
10 14 (45.16%) TDD
10 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
10 14 (45.16%) Web Services
10 14 (45.16%) XML
11 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
11 13 (41.94%) CSS3
12 12 (38.71%) Ektron
13 11 (35.48%) Content Management
14 10 (32.26%) NUnit
15 9 (29.03%) IIS
16 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
16 8 (25.81%) Windows
16 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (87.10%) CMS
2 17 (54.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (29.03%) IIS
4 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.90%) Joomla!
5 4 (12.90%) Sitefinity
6 3 (9.68%) DNN
7 2 (6.45%) Drupal
7 2 (6.45%) Alfresco
7 2 (6.45%) WordPress
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management Server
7 2 (6.45%) Node.js
8 1 (3.23%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) RavenDB
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 10 (32.26%) NUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.23%) StyleCop
4 1 (3.23%) MSTest
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
4 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Umbraco Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 23 (74.19%) HTML
4 20 (64.52%) jQuery
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
6 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework
7 14 (45.16%) Web Services
7 14 (45.16%) XML
7 14 (45.16%) HTML5
8 13 (41.94%) CSS3
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
11 4 (12.90%) Ajax
12 3 (9.68%) XHTML
13 2 (6.45%) JSP
13 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Streaming Video
2 1 (3.23%) RIA
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) MVC
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) Content Management
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) BDD
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Sitecore
2 14 (45.16%) EPiServer
3 12 (38.71%) Ektron
4 6 (19.35%) RedDot
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Google