The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 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.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 575 549 538
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing Ektron 23 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.040% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.090% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 10
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£388 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £410 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £338 £290
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +16.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22710 22144 21588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.84% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13715 12515 12014
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 1010 1121
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 2015.

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

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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 30 July 2015. 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 -3 12 £400 -15.78% 4
South West - 7 £370 -
South East -14 2 £525 +52.72%
Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
North West - 1 £388 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) CMS
3 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
4 28 (63.64%) MVC
5 27 (61.36%) C#
6 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 23 (52.27%) CSS
8 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (45.45%) HTML
10 19 (43.18%) HTML5
10 19 (43.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 19 (43.18%) Sitecore
10 19 (43.18%) Umbraco
11 18 (40.91%) EPiServer
12 17 (38.64%) Kentico
13 16 (36.36%) Sitefinity
13 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
14 15 (34.09%) CSS3
14 15 (34.09%) TDD
14 15 (34.09%) DNN
15 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (27.27%) Node.js
16 12 (27.27%) XML
17 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 11 (25.00%) Finance
18 10 (22.73%) jQuery
19 9 (20.45%) Content Management
19 9 (20.45%) Windows
19 9 (20.45%) User Experience
20 8 (18.18%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 34 (77.27%) CMS
2 19 (43.18%) Umbraco
2 19 (43.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (38.64%) Kentico
4 16 (36.36%) Sitefinity
5 15 (34.09%) DNN
6 12 (27.27%) Node.js
7 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
7 6 (13.64%) IIS
7 6 (13.64%) JBoss
7 6 (13.64%) Apache
7 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
8 3 (6.82%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (2.27%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (2.27%) Immediacy CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) NUnit
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (6.82%) SonarQube
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Grunt
5 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.27%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Law
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.09%) CMS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
3 23 (52.27%) CSS
4 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (45.45%) HTML
6 19 (43.18%) HTML5
7 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 15 (34.09%) CSS3
9 12 (27.27%) XML
10 10 (22.73%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) JSON
12 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
12 7 (15.91%) XSLT
12 7 (15.91%) XML Schema
12 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (13.64%) Web Services
13 6 (13.64%) J2EE
14 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET
14 5 (11.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) TDD
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Content Management
5 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.36%) BDD
6 5 (11.36%) Demand Management
7 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.55%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) XPath
5 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Sitecore
2 18 (40.91%) EPiServer
3 6 (13.64%) BEA
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Sun
5 3 (6.82%) Capita
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) Telerik
7 1 (2.27%) Alterian
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe