The table below looks at the statistics for Orchard CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Orchard CMS over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard CMS
Rank 83 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Orchard CMS 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 1.65% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £285 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £283 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £287 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £288
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -0.86%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 242 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.87% 20.72% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 135 122
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 9
Average hourly rate £16.25 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.15 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £31.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

Orchard CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Orchard CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Orchard CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Orchard CMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Orchard CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Orchard CMS 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 Orchard CMS.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Lucene
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel

Orchard CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Orchard CMS 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 Orchard CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Lucene
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) SAML
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Sinatra
2 4 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft