The table below looks at the statistics for ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank 400 419 412
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £202 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £363 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £200 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ExpressionEngine
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4522 4529 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.63% 17.97% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2949 2947 3074
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 115 174
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.81 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £59.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

ExpressionEngine
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ExpressionEngine Jobs Demand Trend in London

ExpressionEngine
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ExpressionEngine Daily Rate Trend in London

ExpressionEngine
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 ExpressionEngine within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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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
City of London +29 1 - -
ExpressionEngine
England

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) CMS
3 10 (55.56%) WordPress
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (38.89%) Sitecore
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Web Design
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Publishing
7 4 (22.22%) Social Media
7 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (16.67%) OOP
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) Drupal
8 3 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (16.67%) Symfony
9 2 (11.11%) Zend
9 2 (11.11%) YUI
9 2 (11.11%) PHP5
9 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

ExpressionEngine
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (61.11%) CMS
2 10 (55.56%) WordPress
3 7 (38.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
3 3 (16.67%) Symfony
4 2 (11.11%) YUI
4 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
4 2 (11.11%) Ext JS
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Web Design
1 4 (22.22%) MVC
1 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (11.11%) Akamai
3 1 (5.56%) Google