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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Umbraco
Rank 98 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 2 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.76% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 4.76% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
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£356 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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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
323 210 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.14% 15.91% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 114 100
Average daily rate £400 £324 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.55% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.91 £19.50 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) CMS
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) TeamCity
6 5 (35.71%) IIS
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) NUnit
7 4 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (28.57%) Sitecore
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Ajax
8 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 3 (21.43%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) Selenium
8 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (78.57%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) NUnit
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
4 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
6 1 (7.14%) Grunt
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
4 3 (21.43%) CMS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Flash
6 2 (14.29%) MSMQ
6 2 (14.29%) Memcached
6 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
3 2 (14.29%) MVVM
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) PHP5
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Ektron
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter