The table below looks at the statistics for ExpressionEngine skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ExpressionEngine over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank 580 574 513
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -61
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.032% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£264 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.64% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 - £225
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9296 8683 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.40% 17.51% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5716 5383 4385
Average daily rate £388 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 299 389
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

ExpressionEngine
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ExpressionEngine Jobs Demand Trend in England

ExpressionEngine
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ExpressionEngine Daily Rate Trend in England

ExpressionEngine
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ExpressionEngine Hourly Rate Trend in England

ExpressionEngine
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 ExpressionEngine within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
South East - 2 £240 -
London -18 1 £288 -17.85%
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ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine.

1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) CMS
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Magento
6 5 (35.71%) Sass
6 5 (35.71%) LAMP
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) Tridion
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
7 4 (28.57%) WordPress
7 4 (28.57%) LESS
7 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
7 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (28.57%) Liferay
7 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
7 4 (28.57%) User Experience
7 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Drupal
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)

ExpressionEngine
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
2 4 (28.57%) WordPress
2 4 (28.57%) Liferay
3 2 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Magento
2 4 (28.57%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Front-End Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Magento Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) HTML5
2 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) LAMP
3 5 (35.71%) Sass
4 4 (28.57%) LESS
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Flash
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Game Development
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook