The table below looks at the statistics for Alfresco skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alfresco over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alfresco
Rank 644 622 551
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -71
Contract jobs citing Alfresco 20 25 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 42
Median daily rate £438 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £302 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
10495 10493 9606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.78% 18.50% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6874 6383 5935
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 387 324
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.08 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Alfresco
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Alfresco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alfresco within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 20 £438 +4.47% 2
London -13 18 £438 +24.11%
Croydon - 7 £388 -
East of England +11 1 £475 +11.76%
Suffolk - 1 £475 -
Ipswich - 1 £475 -
Bristol - 1 £388 -
South West - 1 £388 - 1

Alfresco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Alfresco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Alfresco.

1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Java
3 23 (40.35%) CMS
4 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
5 21 (36.84%) PHP
6 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 16 (28.07%) Content Management
7 16 (28.07%) Web Services
8 15 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (26.32%) RESTful
9 13 (22.81%) HTML5
9 13 (22.81%) Spring
9 13 (22.81%) CSS
10 12 (21.05%) TDD
10 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
11 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) REST
11 11 (19.30%) Maven
11 11 (19.30%) SQL
12 10 (17.54%) SOAP
12 10 (17.54%) Linux
12 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
13 9 (15.79%) JBoss
13 9 (15.79%) Perl
13 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
13 9 (15.79%) MVC
13 9 (15.79%) BDD
14 8 (14.04%) MongoDB
14 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ

Alfresco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (40.35%) CMS
2 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.79%) JBoss
4 8 (14.04%) Apache
5 7 (12.28%) Node.js
6 6 (10.53%) Apache Solr
7 4 (7.02%) Drupal
8 3 (5.26%) Documentum
8 3 (5.26%) Joomla!
8 3 (5.26%) Liferay
8 3 (5.26%) WordPress
9 2 (3.51%) Confluence
9 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (3.51%) LiveLink
9 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
9 2 (3.51%) Mule
9 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.75%) CoreMedia CMS
10 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Project
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.04%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.53%) Jackrabbit
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.75%) HBase
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.30%) Maven
3 7 (12.28%) Mockito
4 6 (10.53%) JIRA
4 6 (10.53%) Liquibase
4 6 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.26%) Ant
5 3 (5.26%) JUnit
5 3 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.51%) Selenium
6 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) TestNG
7 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.26%) Publishing
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.02%) CMS Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (28.07%) Web Services
3 15 (26.32%) RESTful
4 13 (22.81%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) HTML5
4 13 (22.81%) Spring
5 11 (19.30%) REST
6 10 (17.54%) SOAP
7 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (12.28%) Ajax
9 7 (12.28%) JSON
10 6 (10.53%) CakePHP
10 6 (10.53%) CSS3
10 6 (10.53%) Symfony
11 5 (8.77%) XML
12 4 (7.02%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (7.02%) J2EE
13 3 (5.26%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.26%) Ontologies
1 3 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.51%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 4 (7.02%) CentOS
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (3.51%) Windows
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Content Management
3 12 (21.05%) TDD
4 9 (15.79%) BDD
4 9 (15.79%) MVC
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Web Development
6 7 (12.28%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) OOP
7 6 (10.53%) Kanban
7 6 (10.53%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) SDLC
7 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.02%) Case Management
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.02%) Open Source
9 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) PHP
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 9 (15.79%) Perl
6 7 (12.28%) Scala
7 6 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) Go
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
1 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.51%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) VMware
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe
2 3 (5.26%) OpenText
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Interwoven
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Brocade
4 1 (1.75%) EMC
4 1 (1.75%) FatWire
4 1 (1.75%) Kofax
4 1 (1.75%) Percussion
4 1 (1.75%) RedDot
4 1 (1.75%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.75%) Vignette
4 1 (1.75%) Vyatta