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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 247 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Ektron 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.072% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4266 4175 4034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.82% 47.28% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2325 2068 1994
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £176 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 244 315
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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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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
Berkshire - 4 £375 -
Hampshire 0 2 £338 +7.14%
Ektron
England

Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (66.67%) CMS
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
5 12 (44.44%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) C#
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (33.33%) DSDM
8 9 (33.33%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
10 7 (25.93%) Content Management
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (22.22%) ISEB
11 6 (22.22%) Web Development
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
12 5 (18.52%) System Testing
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) HP
12 5 (18.52%) HTTP
12 5 (18.52%) Web Services
12 5 (18.52%) XML

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (66.67%) CMS
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.41%) Sitefinity
3 2 (7.41%) Kentico
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.41%) DNN
4 1 (3.70%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (3.70%) CMS400.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) HTML
1 16 (59.26%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 5 (18.52%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) WCF
6 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (7.41%) LINQ
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) Ninject
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Streaming Music
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) DSDM
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Content Management
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) System Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.70%) TDD
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Capita
4 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.70%) Alterian