The first table below looks at the demand for ExpressionEngine skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ExpressionEngine over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
479 468 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.84% 19.10% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 206 320
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 42
Average hourly rate £28.50 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
ExpressionEngine
England

ExpressionEngine
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ExpressionEngine Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ExpressionEngine
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ExpressionEngine Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ExpressionEngine
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS

ExpressionEngine
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe