The table below looks at the statistics for Alfresco skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alfresco over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alfresco
Rank 602 579 562
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Contract jobs citing Alfresco 23 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.067% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £419 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £478 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £440 £575
% change year-on-year
-11.93% -23.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11091 10235 9072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.94% 18.40% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7076 6050 5272
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 422 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Alfresco
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alfresco within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Alfresco Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Alfresco
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Alfresco within the UK.

Alfresco Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Alfresco
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alfresco within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Alfresco Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Alfresco
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Alfresco within the UK.

Alfresco Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Alfresco
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alfresco within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -25 23 £425 +1.49% 1
London +11 21 £425 +3.03% 1
Croydon - 9 £425 -
Sheffield - 5 £388 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £388 -
Yorkshire - 5 £388 -
City of London +1 2 £475 +18.75%

Alfresco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alfresco 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 Alfresco.

1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (57.69%) Java
3 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 24 (46.15%) Node.js
6 23 (44.23%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (42.31%) Maven
7 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
8 21 (40.38%) Linux
9 20 (38.46%) HTML
9 20 (38.46%) JIRA
9 20 (38.46%) ZABBIX
10 19 (36.54%) Open Source
10 19 (36.54%) Gradle
10 19 (36.54%) Rundeck
10 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (34.62%) CSS
11 18 (34.62%) Confluence
11 18 (34.62%) HTML5
12 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
12 17 (32.69%) Artifactory
12 17 (32.69%) Ansible
12 17 (32.69%) Selenium
13 16 (30.77%) jQuery
13 16 (30.77%) JMeter
13 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (30.77%) SonarQube
13 16 (30.77%) Salt
14 15 (28.85%) WildFly

Alfresco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alfresco 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 Alfresco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (46.15%) Node.js
2 18 (34.62%) Confluence
3 15 (28.85%) WildFly
4 12 (23.08%) Mule
4 12 (23.08%) nginx
5 11 (21.15%) Apache
5 11 (21.15%) Mule ESB
6 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
6 10 (19.23%) Jetty
7 9 (17.31%) Drupal
7 9 (17.31%) GlassFish
7 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
7 9 (17.31%) JBoss
7 9 (17.31%) iPlanet
7 9 (17.31%) Apache TomEE
7 9 (17.31%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (17.31%) Apache Qpid
7 9 (17.31%) Tornado
8 7 (13.46%) CMS
9 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) OpenShift
2 4 (7.69%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
2 9 (17.31%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (44.23%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (19.23%) MySQL
4 9 (17.31%) InterSystems Cache
4 9 (17.31%) Redis
4 9 (17.31%) Riak
4 9 (17.31%) Infinispan
5 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.85%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Maven
1 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 20 (38.46%) JIRA
3 19 (36.54%) Gradle
4 17 (32.69%) Artifactory
4 17 (32.69%) Selenium
5 16 (30.77%) JMeter
5 16 (30.77%) SonarQube
6 15 (28.85%) JUnit
7 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 11 (21.15%) Gerrit
9 9 (17.31%) Mocha
10 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 3 (5.77%) Mockito
12 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.69%) UX Developer
7 3 (5.77%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
2 18 (34.62%) HTML5
3 16 (30.77%) jQuery
3 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (28.85%) CSS3
5 14 (26.92%) Spring
5 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
6 13 (25.00%) Apache CXF
7 12 (23.08%) Drools
7 12 (23.08%) Backbone.js
7 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 12 (23.08%) RESTEasy
7 12 (23.08%) Apache Camel
8 11 (21.15%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (19.23%) REST
9 10 (19.23%) JSON
10 9 (17.31%) Dojo
10 9 (17.31%) Spring MVC
10 9 (17.31%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) W3C
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (3.85%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) CentOS
3 10 (19.23%) Ubuntu
4 6 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (36.54%) Open Source
3 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 12 (23.08%) Document Management
4 11 (21.15%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) TDD
5 10 (19.23%) Content Management
5 10 (19.23%) BDD
6 9 (17.31%) SOA
6 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
6 9 (17.31%) MVC
6 9 (17.31%) Validation
6 9 (17.31%) Microservices
6 9 (17.31%) Data Virtualisation
7 7 (13.46%) OWASP
8 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) Project Management
10 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) Go
6 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) vCloud
2 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Squid
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Varnish
3 3 (5.77%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) ZABBIX
2 19 (36.54%) Rundeck
3 17 (32.69%) Ansible
4 16 (30.77%) Salt
5 14 (26.92%) Kibana
5 14 (26.92%) logstash
6 11 (21.15%) Puppet
7 9 (17.31%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
2 10 (19.23%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) Pega
3 9 (17.31%) Splunk
3 9 (17.31%) Twitter
4 8 (15.38%) Percona
5 4 (7.69%) Google
6 3 (5.77%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.92%) Sitecore