The table below looks at the statistics for Umbraco 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 Umbraco over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 107 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 30 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 0.71% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.10% 4.07% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 13
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£325 £298 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
492 516 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.47% 17.44% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 376
Average daily rate £340 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £34.60 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Umbraco
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Umbraco across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Umbraco Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Merseyside +16 17 £300 -7.69% 4
Manchester -17 7 £325 +20.37% 11
Cheshire - 6 £325 - 2
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 35 (74.47%) C#
3 25 (53.19%) MVC
4 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
5 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (46.81%) HTML
7 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
8 15 (31.91%) HTML5
9 14 (29.79%) jQuery
10 13 (27.66%) CMS
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (25.53%) CSS
12 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
13 9 (19.15%) Degree
13 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
13 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
14 8 (17.02%) Web Services
15 7 (14.89%) SQL
15 7 (14.89%) NUnit
15 7 (14.89%) QA
15 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (12.77%) Web Development
16 6 (12.77%) Content Management
16 6 (12.77%) XML
16 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
17 5 (10.64%) IIS
17 5 (10.64%) Internet
18 4 (8.51%) Java

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (27.66%) CMS
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.38%) WordPress
4 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) NUnit
2 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Umbraco Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Web Developer
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
3 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET
4 15 (31.91%) HTML5
5 14 (29.79%) jQuery
6 12 (25.53%) CSS
7 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.02%) Web Services
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (12.77%) XML
11 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (6.38%) WCF
12 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.38%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (6.38%) XSL
13 2 (4.26%) XHTML
13 2 (4.26%) SOAP
13 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (2.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) MVC
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.77%) Web Development
4 6 (12.77%) Content Management
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
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