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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ektron
Rank 543 514 551
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +37
Contract jobs citing Ektron 28 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.034% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 12
Average daily rate £325 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £150
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +158.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23487 20361 25403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.85% 46.57% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13499 11179 13362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1048 1129 1229
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -8 12 £463 +54.16% 1
South East -13 8 £315 -18.70%
West Midlands - 5 £325 - 1
South West - 3 £338 -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 54 (94.74%) CMS
2 44 (77.19%) .NET
3 40 (70.18%) C#
4 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET
6 27 (47.37%) CSS
6 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
8 24 (42.11%) HTML
8 24 (42.11%) Finance
9 23 (40.35%) XML
10 21 (36.84%) jQuery
11 19 (33.33%) Content Management
11 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 18 (31.58%) SQL
13 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
13 14 (24.56%) Web Services
13 14 (24.56%) SharePoint
13 14 (24.56%) MVC
13 14 (24.56%) WCF
13 14 (24.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (21.05%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (21.05%) Sitecore
15 11 (19.30%) EPiServer
15 11 (19.30%) LINQ
15 11 (19.30%) Joomla!
15 11 (19.30%) Ajax
16 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
16 10 (17.54%) Web Development
16 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 54 (94.74%) CMS
2 14 (24.56%) SharePoint
2 14 (24.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (21.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (19.30%) Joomla!
5 9 (15.79%) Umbraco
6 8 (14.04%) Drupal
6 8 (14.04%) Alfresco
6 8 (14.04%) WordPress
6 8 (14.04%) DNN
7 6 (10.53%) IIS
8 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.51%) Commerce Server
8 2 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.51%) Commerce Server 2007
9 1 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.75%) Kentico
9 1 (1.75%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Web Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 11 (19.30%) CMS Developer
5 11 (19.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Analyst
7 8 (14.04%) Agile .NET Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
8 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
8 7 (12.28%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (12.28%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) Web Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Web Test Analyst
11 2 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
12 1 (1.75%) Web Project Manager
12 1 (1.75%) Lead Software Engineer
12 1 (1.75%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET
3 27 (47.37%) CSS
4 24 (42.11%) HTML
5 23 (40.35%) XML
6 21 (36.84%) jQuery
7 14 (24.56%) Web Services
7 14 (24.56%) WCF
8 11 (19.30%) LINQ
8 11 (19.30%) Ajax
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
10 8 (14.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (5.26%) ADO.NET
11 3 (5.26%) XHTML
12 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (1.75%) HTML5
12 1 (1.75%) JMS
12 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Spread Betting
1 1 (1.75%) Open Source
1 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Content Management
3 14 (24.56%) MVC
4 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.54%) Web Development
4 10 (17.54%) DSDM
5 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) System Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (3.51%) Campaign Management
8 2 (3.51%) TDD
9 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.75%) Use Case
9 1 (1.75%) Web Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.75%) Complex Event Processing
9 1 (1.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) C#
2 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 18 (31.58%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISEB
1 7 (12.28%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Sitecore
3 11 (19.30%) EPiServer
4 8 (14.04%) RedDot
5 7 (12.28%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) Adobe
7 2 (3.51%) Neolane
7 2 (3.51%) Eloqua
7 2 (3.51%) Interwoven
7 2 (3.51%) FatWire
7 2 (3.51%) Unica
7 2 (3.51%) Alterian
8 1 (1.75%) StreamBase
8 1 (1.75%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.75%) TIBCO