The first table below looks at the demand for Alfresco skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alfresco over the 3 months to 16 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 of the Application Platforms category for the London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alfresco
Rank 388 372 388
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Alfresco 28 7 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.18% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 12
Average daily rate £400 £575 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £445 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4356 3951 4428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.60% 17.97% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2988 2539 2671
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 135 126
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Alfresco
England

Alfresco
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Alfresco Jobs Demand Trend in London

Alfresco
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Alfresco Daily Rate Trend in London

Alfresco
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alfresco across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Alfresco Daily Rate Histogram in London

Alfresco
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alfresco within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London -7 4 £500 +5.26% 3
Alfresco
England

Alfresco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Alfresco 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 Alfresco.

1 50 (64.10%) Java
2 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.28%) CMS
4 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
5 31 (39.74%) Content Management
5 31 (39.74%) Spring
6 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
7 26 (33.33%) MVC
7 26 (33.33%) jQuery
8 24 (30.77%) Linux
9 23 (29.49%) XML
9 23 (29.49%) Hibernate
10 22 (28.21%) MySQL
11 21 (26.92%) HTML
11 21 (26.92%) Open Source
12 19 (24.36%) MongoDB
12 19 (24.36%) Selenium
12 19 (24.36%) ActiveMQ
13 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (23.08%) WebDriver
14 17 (21.79%) Spring Integration
14 17 (21.79%) Spring MVC
14 17 (21.79%) RESTful
14 17 (21.79%) Scala
15 16 (20.51%) SQL
16 15 (19.23%) Apache Solr
16 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
16 15 (19.23%) Jenkins
17 14 (17.95%) Drupal
17 14 (17.95%) CSS

Alfresco
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Alfresco 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 Alfresco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (51.28%) CMS
2 15 (19.23%) Apache Solr
3 14 (17.95%) Drupal
4 11 (14.10%) Apache
4 11 (14.10%) Tomcat
5 9 (11.54%) Joomla!
5 9 (11.54%) WordPress
5 9 (11.54%) DNN
6 7 (8.97%) Node.js
7 4 (5.13%) Liferay
7 4 (5.13%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (5.13%) Documentum
8 3 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (2.56%) Jetty
9 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.56%) TeamSite
10 1 (1.28%) OpenCms
10 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.28%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Tridion
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) MySQL
2 19 (24.36%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.82%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.28%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.28%) Riak
8 1 (1.28%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Selenium
2 18 (23.08%) WebDriver
3 15 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 15 (19.23%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.10%) Mockito
5 10 (12.82%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.69%) Maven
7 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.13%) Subversion
8 2 (2.56%) JUnit
8 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.28%) JBehave
9 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 10 (12.82%) Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (2.56%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Product Manager
8 1 (1.28%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (1.28%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.28%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.28%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.28%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (1.28%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) Spring
2 26 (33.33%) jQuery
3 23 (29.49%) XML
3 23 (29.49%) Hibernate
4 21 (26.92%) HTML
5 19 (24.36%) ActiveMQ
6 17 (21.79%) Spring Integration
6 17 (21.79%) Spring MVC
6 17 (21.79%) RESTful
7 14 (17.95%) CSS
8 13 (16.67%) Lucene
9 12 (15.38%) Ajax
10 11 (14.10%) JMS
10 11 (14.10%) Web Services
10 11 (14.10%) .NET
10 11 (14.10%) HTML5
11 10 (12.82%) JSR 170
11 10 (12.82%) REST
11 10 (12.82%) JSP
11 10 (12.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Open Source
2 7 (8.97%) Replication
3 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.41%) Physics
5 3 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Mac OS X
2 7 (8.97%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) Content Management
3 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 26 (33.33%) MVC
5 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.95%) SOA
7 11 (14.10%) BDD
8 10 (12.82%) Scrum
9 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
10 8 (10.26%) OO
11 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
11 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
12 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Web Development
12 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.41%) TDD
12 5 (6.41%) ERP
13 4 (5.13%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) Java
2 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) Scala
4 16 (20.51%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) EPiServer
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.54%) RedDot
3 9 (11.54%) Ektron
4 3 (3.85%) Google
4 3 (3.85%) Adobe
4 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.56%) ATG
6 1 (1.28%) FatWire
6 1 (1.28%) Open Text
6 1 (1.28%) Omniture
6 1 (1.28%) Intel
6 1 (1.28%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.28%) Vignette
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Rackspace