The first table below looks at the demand for Umbraco 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 Umbraco over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 309 360 346
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 99 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 1.24% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 45 51
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£380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4418 4353 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 17.93% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2771 3012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.80 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in London

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in London

Umbraco
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Umbraco across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Umbraco Daily Rate Histogram in London

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in London

Umbraco
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 Umbraco within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
City of London +37 22 £475 +46.15% 14
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 142 (85.03%) C#
1 142 (85.03%) .NET
2 131 (78.44%) CMS
3 127 (76.05%) JavaScript
4 118 (70.66%) ASP.NET
5 116 (69.46%) HTML
6 104 (62.28%) SQL Server
7 103 (61.68%) CSS
8 85 (50.90%) jQuery
9 64 (38.32%) TDD
10 61 (36.53%) MVC
11 58 (34.73%) E-Commerce
12 55 (32.93%) Sitecore
13 54 (32.34%) IIS
13 54 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (29.94%) Visual Studio
15 49 (29.34%) Sitecore CMS
16 48 (28.74%) .NET Framework
17 47 (28.14%) Web Development
18 44 (26.35%) Windows
19 41 (24.55%) EPiServer
20 39 (23.35%) BDD
20 39 (23.35%) SQL
21 37 (22.16%) Finance
22 36 (21.56%) XML
22 36 (21.56%) HTML5
23 33 (19.76%) TeamCity
23 33 (19.76%) Mercurial
23 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET MVC
23 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 131 (78.44%) CMS
2 54 (32.34%) IIS
3 49 (29.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 25 (14.97%) SharePoint
5 24 (14.37%) Node.js
6 13 (7.78%) Kentico
7 11 (6.59%) DNN
8 6 (3.59%) Sitefinity
9 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.40%) Joomla!
10 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.80%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (1.20%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.60%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) HTTP
1 3 (1.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (62.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.57%) RavenDB
4 18 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.40%) MySQL
8 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (29.94%) Visual Studio
2 33 (19.76%) TeamCity
2 33 (19.76%) Mercurial
3 32 (19.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (8.38%) NUnit
5 10 (5.99%) Kiln
6 8 (4.79%) Subversion
7 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.20%) JIRA
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.60%) Grunt
General
1 37 (22.16%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Marketing
3 7 (4.19%) Retail
4 6 (3.59%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 151 (90.42%) Developer
2 82 (49.10%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.16%) Umbraco Developer
4 26 (15.57%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (13.17%) Web Developer
6 14 (8.38%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (5.99%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Sitecore Developer
13 3 (1.80%) Analyst
13 3 (1.80%) .NET Software Engineer
13 3 (1.80%) C# Web Developer
14 2 (1.20%) CMS Developer
14 2 (1.20%) Agile .NET Developer
14 2 (1.20%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (85.03%) .NET
2 118 (70.66%) ASP.NET
3 116 (69.46%) HTML
4 103 (61.68%) CSS
5 85 (50.90%) jQuery
6 48 (28.74%) .NET Framework
7 36 (21.56%) XML
7 36 (21.56%) HTML5
8 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (18.56%) Web Services
10 28 (16.77%) Ajax
11 21 (12.57%) JSON
12 17 (10.18%) CSS3
12 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (8.98%) LESS
14 13 (7.78%) AngularJS
14 13 (7.78%) Razor View Engine
15 11 (6.59%) XHTML
16 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.59%) Digital Media
2 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.80%) Social Media
3 3 (1.80%) iPhone
4 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.20%) W3C
4 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.60%) New Media
5 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.60%) RIA
5 1 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.35%) Windows
2 28 (16.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.40%) Android
4 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (38.32%) TDD
2 61 (36.53%) MVC
3 58 (34.73%) E-Commerce
4 54 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (28.14%) Web Development
6 39 (23.35%) BDD
7 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (19.16%) OOP
9 31 (18.56%) DevOps
10 30 (17.96%) OO
11 28 (16.77%) Content Management
12 23 (13.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (11.98%) Scrum
14 15 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (8.98%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (8.38%) Analytics
16 13 (7.78%) SEO
17 9 (5.39%) Kanban
18 8 (4.79%) Unit Testing
19 7 (4.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 142 (85.03%) C#
2 127 (76.05%) JavaScript
3 39 (23.35%) SQL
4 24 (14.37%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.99%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.40%) Python
6 4 (2.40%) PHP
6 4 (2.40%) Java
7 3 (1.80%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (32.93%) Sitecore
2 41 (24.55%) EPiServer
3 19 (11.38%) Ektron
4 15 (8.98%) Google
5 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.39%) Venda
7 4 (2.40%) RedDot
8 3 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.80%) Lyris
9 2 (1.20%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.20%) StreamBase
9 2 (1.20%) Metastorm
9 2 (1.20%) FatWire
9 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.20%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.60%) Twitter
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