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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Umbraco
Rank 137 123 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 13 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.38% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 2.64% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £284 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -12.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-91.42% -
Umbraco
England

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
651 454 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.75% 14.47% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 253 170
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 40
Average hourly rate £17.25 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.16 £40.34 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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
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 5 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -5 10 £325 +14.53% 8
Cheshire - 3 - - 3
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) C#
3 22 (68.75%) MVC
4 20 (62.50%) HTML
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) CSS
6 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
8 14 (43.75%) HTML5
9 13 (40.63%) CMS
9 13 (40.63%) CSS3
10 11 (34.38%) SQL
11 10 (31.25%) Oracle
11 10 (31.25%) Classic ASP
11 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
11 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
11 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (31.25%) PhoneGap
11 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
12 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.75%) jQuery
13 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
14 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (12.50%) Sitecore
15 4 (12.50%) TDD
15 4 (12.50%) NUnit
15 4 (12.50%) IIS
15 4 (12.50%) Web Services
15 4 (12.50%) AngularJS

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (40.63%) CMS
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) Sitefinity
3 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.50%) NUnit
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Umbraco Developer
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) UI Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) CMS Developer
4 3 (9.38%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) HTML
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
4 14 (43.75%) HTML5
5 13 (40.63%) CSS3
6 10 (31.25%) Classic ASP
6 10 (31.25%) PhoneGap
7 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (9.38%) XML
10 3 (9.38%) XSL
11 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.25%) Ajax
11 2 (6.25%) JSON
11 2 (6.25%) WCF
11 2 (6.25%) Memcached
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) BDD
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) MVVM
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PHP5
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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