The table below looks at the statistics for Umbraco 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 Umbraco over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Umbraco
Rank 89 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.72% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 4.22% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-91.42% -
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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
273 237 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.56% 17.01% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 134 86
Average daily rate £375 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -30.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £37.49 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) CMS
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) NUnit
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) XSL
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (12.50%) IaaS
10 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
10 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Umbraco Developer
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) XSL
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (12.50%) Memcached
5 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter