The first table below looks at the demand for Umbraco 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 Umbraco over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Application Platforms category 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 410 424 468
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +44
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 157 115 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 1.44% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 86 74
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8861 7976 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.12% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5341 4654 5341
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 395 422
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Umbraco
UK

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in England

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in England

Umbraco
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Umbraco across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Umbraco Daily Rate Histogram in England

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in England

Umbraco
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 Umbraco within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +63 100 £380 +8.57% 30
North West +1 21 £325 +14.03% 13
South West -16 11 £288 +43.75% 7
West Midlands -28 10 £271 +5.85% 7
Yorkshire +6 5 £325 +8.33% 6
South East -16 5 £291 -27.18% 17
East of England - 3 £285 - 3
East Midlands -2 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £325 -
Umbraco
UK

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 232 (79.45%) .NET
2 231 (79.11%) C#
3 204 (69.86%) CMS
4 183 (62.67%) JavaScript
5 175 (59.93%) ASP.NET
6 172 (58.90%) HTML
7 156 (53.42%) CSS
8 144 (49.32%) SQL Server
9 128 (43.84%) jQuery
10 121 (41.44%) MVC
11 87 (29.79%) Sitecore
12 76 (26.03%) TDD
13 73 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
14 70 (23.97%) E-Commerce
15 67 (22.95%) IIS
15 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
16 63 (21.58%) SQL
17 61 (20.89%) Visual Studio
18 60 (20.55%) .NET Framework
19 58 (19.86%) HTML5
20 57 (19.52%) Web Development
20 57 (19.52%) XML
21 53 (18.15%) ASP.NET MVC
22 50 (17.12%) Windows
23 46 (15.75%) Content Management
23 46 (15.75%) EPiServer
24 43 (14.73%) Web Services
25 42 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
25 42 (14.38%) TeamCity
25 42 (14.38%) BDD

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 204 (69.86%) CMS
2 73 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 67 (22.95%) IIS
4 26 (8.90%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.56%) Node.js
6 20 (6.85%) Kentico
7 11 (3.77%) DNN
8 6 (2.05%) Sitefinity
9 5 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.71%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.37%) WordPress
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.68%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.34%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 14 (4.79%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (5.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.03%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.71%) Intranet
2 3 (1.03%) HTTP
3 2 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (49.32%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.19%) RavenDB
4 18 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.11%) MySQL
7 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 61 (20.89%) Visual Studio
2 42 (14.38%) TeamCity
3 37 (12.67%) Git (software)
4 36 (12.33%) Mercurial
5 24 (8.22%) NUnit
6 13 (4.45%) Kiln
7 11 (3.77%) Subversion
8 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.68%) JIRA
10 2 (0.68%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.34%) Moq
11 1 (0.34%) Grunt
11 1 (0.34%) NSubstitute
General
1 39 (13.36%) Finance
2 13 (4.45%) Marketing
3 9 (3.08%) Retail
4 6 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 267 (91.44%) Developer
2 111 (38.01%) .NET Developer
3 80 (27.40%) Umbraco Developer
4 44 (15.07%) Web Developer
5 39 (13.36%) Front-End Developer
6 28 (9.59%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (5.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.79%) CMS Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Sitecore Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (2.74%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (2.40%) Software Engineer
15 6 (2.05%) CSS Developer
16 4 (1.37%) PHP Developer
17 3 (1.03%) SQL Developer
17 3 (1.03%) Senior Web Developer
17 3 (1.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (79.45%) .NET
2 175 (59.93%) ASP.NET
3 172 (58.90%) HTML
4 156 (53.42%) CSS
5 128 (43.84%) jQuery
6 60 (20.55%) .NET Framework
7 58 (19.86%) HTML5
8 57 (19.52%) XML
9 53 (18.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (14.73%) Web Services
11 35 (11.99%) CSS3
12 31 (10.62%) Ajax
13 28 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 27 (9.25%) JSON
15 24 (8.22%) XHTML
16 20 (6.85%) AngularJS
17 19 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 19 (6.51%) LESS
18 18 (6.16%) Razor View Engine
19 16 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.05%) Digital Media
2 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.37%) iPhone
3 3 (1.03%) Open Source
3 3 (1.03%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.03%) Social Media
3 3 (1.03%) Kindle
4 2 (0.68%) W3C
4 2 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.34%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.34%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.34%) Blog
5 1 (0.34%) RIA
5 1 (0.34%) New Media
5 1 (0.34%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.12%) Windows
2 31 (10.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.71%) Android
5 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (41.44%) MVC
2 76 (26.03%) TDD
3 70 (23.97%) E-Commerce
4 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (19.52%) Web Development
6 46 (15.75%) Content Management
7 42 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (14.38%) BDD
8 35 (11.99%) Scrum
9 33 (11.30%) OOP
10 31 (10.62%) OO
10 31 (10.62%) DevOps
11 27 (9.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 25 (8.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (6.16%) Analytics
14 17 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (5.48%) SEO
16 12 (4.11%) Kanban
17 11 (3.77%) Web Design
18 10 (3.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (79.11%) C#
2 183 (62.67%) JavaScript
3 63 (21.58%) SQL
4 24 (8.22%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.82%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.74%) PHP
7 4 (1.37%) Python
7 4 (1.37%) Java
8 3 (1.03%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.34%) VBScript
10 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (6.16%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (29.79%) Sitecore
2 46 (15.75%) EPiServer
3 20 (6.85%) Ektron
4 19 (6.51%) Google
5 16 (5.48%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.11%) Venda
7 4 (1.37%) Adobe
7 4 (1.37%) RedDot
8 3 (1.03%) Lyris
9 2 (0.68%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.68%) Twitter
9 2 (0.68%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.68%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.68%) FatWire
10 1 (0.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
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