The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester 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 72 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 4.39% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
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£375 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
195 228 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.63% 20.00% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 99 133
Average daily rate £325 £314 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £34.00 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Umbraco
North West

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the Manchester 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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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
Stockport - - - - 2
Umbraco
North West

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (95.24%) C#
3 19 (90.48%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) CMS
5 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) NUnit
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
10 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
11 3 (14.29%) XSL
12 2 (9.52%) SQL
12 2 (9.52%) HTML5
13 1 (4.76%) Varnish
13 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) CMS
2 5 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) NUnit
2 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Umbraco Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (14.29%) XSL
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) LINQ
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.76%) LESS
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
3 1 (4.76%) Content Management
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
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