The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ektron products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ektron over the 3 months to 25 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 Vendors for the England 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Ektron.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ektron
Rank 550 525 541
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing Ektron 20 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.037% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.078% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 18
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.37% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Ektron
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ektron across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ektron Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ektron
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ektron Daily Rate Trend in England

Ektron
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ektron across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ektron Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ektron
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ektron Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ektron
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ektron within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 15 £475 +52.00% 3
South East -10 3 £344 +22.76% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
South West - - - -
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Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ektron 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 Ektron.

1 45 (97.83%) CMS
2 38 (82.61%) .NET
3 34 (73.91%) C#
4 30 (65.22%) CSS
5 28 (60.87%) Finance
6 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
7 24 (52.17%) HTML
7 24 (52.17%) Web Services
7 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (50.00%) MVC
8 23 (50.00%) XML
8 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (50.00%) jQuery
8 23 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (50.00%) Sitecore
9 21 (45.65%) Umbraco
10 18 (39.13%) Content Management
11 14 (30.43%) Visual Studio
12 13 (28.26%) IIS
12 13 (28.26%) Windows
12 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (28.26%) TDD
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
13 12 (26.09%) EPiServer
13 12 (26.09%) HTML5
13 12 (26.09%) NUnit
14 10 (21.74%) SQL

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ektron 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 Ektron. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (97.83%) CMS
2 23 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 21 (45.65%) Umbraco
4 13 (28.26%) IIS
5 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 6 (13.04%) Joomla!
6 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (8.70%) Sitefinity
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (2.17%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 12 (26.09%) NUnit
3 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) CMS Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Web Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 30 (65.22%) CSS
3 24 (52.17%) Web Services
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
3 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 23 (50.00%) XML
4 23 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 12 (26.09%) HTML5
6 10 (21.74%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) WCF
7 7 (15.22%) LINQ
8 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.70%) XHTML
8 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.35%) JMS
9 2 (4.35%) Ajax
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) MVC
3 18 (39.13%) Content Management
4 13 (28.26%) TDD
5 8 (17.39%) Web Development
6 6 (13.04%) DSDM
7 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.35%) System Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Complex Event Processing
9 2 (4.35%) Campaign Management
9 2 (4.35%) Android Development
9 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
10 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.17%) OOD
10 1 (2.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
4 10 (21.74%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 12 (26.09%) EPiServer
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) RedDot
4 4 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Interwoven
5 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.35%) Metastorm
5 2 (4.35%) FatWire
5 2 (4.35%) Alterian
5 2 (4.35%) Unica
5 2 (4.35%) Eloqua
5 2 (4.35%) StreamBase
5 2 (4.35%) Neolane
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe