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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 109 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 31 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.35% 2.95% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 15
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£325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
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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
488 509 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.28% 17.49% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 225 361
Average daily rate £340 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 57
Average hourly rate £16.75 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.14 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £34.40 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 17 £300 - 6
Manchester -14 8 £325 - 13
Cheshire +10 6 £325 +30.00% 3
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
4 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) HTML
5 23 (48.94%) MVC
6 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
7 15 (31.91%) HTML5
7 15 (31.91%) CMS
8 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
8 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (25.53%) CSS
8 12 (25.53%) jQuery
9 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
10 9 (19.15%) Degree
10 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
10 9 (19.15%) Content Management
10 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
11 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (14.89%) QA
12 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (14.89%) XML
13 6 (12.77%) SQL
13 6 (12.77%) IIS
13 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
13 6 (12.77%) NUnit
13 6 (12.77%) Web Development
14 5 (10.64%) Internet
15 4 (8.51%) Java

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (31.91%) CMS
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.77%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.38%) WordPress
5 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
1 6 (12.77%) NUnit
2 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Umbraco Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Web Developer
4 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) HTML
3 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 15 (31.91%) HTML5
5 12 (25.53%) CSS
5 12 (25.53%) jQuery
6 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.02%) Web Services
7 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (14.89%) XML
9 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.51%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.38%) WCF
10 3 (6.38%) SOAP
10 3 (6.38%) XSL
10 3 (6.38%) XHTML
11 1 (2.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) MVC
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) Content Management
4 6 (12.77%) Web Development
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Document Management
7 1 (2.13%) TDD
7 1 (2.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) 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%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
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