The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ektron
Rank 241 234 246
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Ektron 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.036% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.074% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £315 £425 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Ektron
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 9 £315 -25.88% 1
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Ektron
England

Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) CMS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 16 (64.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) SharePoint
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (44.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) DSDM
8 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) MVC
10 7 (28.00%) HP
10 7 (28.00%) ISEB
10 7 (28.00%) HTTP
10 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 7 (28.00%) XML
10 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (28.00%) LINQ
10 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
10 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (28.00%) Web Development

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) CMS
2 14 (56.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (56.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (12.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (8.00%) Commerce Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (28.00%) CMS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Website Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) XML
4 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (28.00%) LINQ
4 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) DSDM
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) SEO
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe