The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ektron products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ektron over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Ektron.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 255 235 236
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing Ektron 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.075% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.16% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £271 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ektron
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4605 4449 4100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.17% 47.70% 48.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2235 2006
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 255 325
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Ektron
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ektron across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ektron Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ektron
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ektron across the South East region.

Ektron Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ektron
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ektron within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Hampshire -13 3 £325 +3.17%
Berkshire - 3 £375 -
Ektron
England

Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Ektron 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 Ektron.

1 21 (70.00%) CMS
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 14 (46.67%) C#
7 12 (40.00%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) Finance
8 11 (36.67%) MVC
8 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (30.00%) DSDM
10 9 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (26.67%) XML
11 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (23.33%) Web Development
12 7 (23.33%) System Testing
12 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
12 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (20.00%) ISEB
13 6 (20.00%) Content Management
14 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (16.67%) HTTP
14 5 (16.67%) Scrum

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Ektron 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 Ektron. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (70.00%) CMS
2 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (6.67%) Kentico
5 2 (6.67%) DNN
5 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (6.67%) Sitefinity
6 1 (3.33%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) CMS400.NET
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Firebug
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.33%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) HTML
1 20 (66.67%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) WCF
7 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.00%) LINQ
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 1 (3.33%) Ninject
10 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Music
3 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) DSDM
4 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 7 (23.33%) System Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Content Management
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.33%) CRM
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.67%) Capita
4 2 (6.67%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.33%) Alterian