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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alfresco
Rank 552 476 505
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +29
Contract jobs citing Alfresco 27 88 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.18% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 1.01% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 58 13
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£450 £419 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +17.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +10.83%
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
9287 8731 7891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.43% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5669 5187 4454
Average daily rate £400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 301 396
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.46 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 March 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 28 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 5 March 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
England -65 25 £450 +5.88% 5
London -26 18 £450 - 3
South East -23 3 £375 +11.94% 1
Berkshire -9 2 £300 -10.44% 1
Scotland -10 2 - -
North East - 2 £325 -
City of London +4 1 £300 -36.84%
Hertfordshire +2 1 £425 -
East of England +2 1 £425 -
West Midlands -9 1 - -
Merseyside -9 1 - - 1
Liverpool -9 1 - - 1
North West -18 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £300 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Devon - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Deal - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ealing - - - -
South West - - - -

Alfresco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 37 (66.07%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (53.57%) CMS
4 26 (46.43%) CSS
5 25 (44.64%) Spring
5 25 (44.64%) Maven
6 23 (41.07%) HTML
6 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
6 23 (41.07%) RESTful
7 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
8 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (33.93%) HTML5
9 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
10 18 (32.14%) JSON
10 18 (32.14%) CSS3
10 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
11 16 (28.57%) Scrum
11 16 (28.57%) TDD
11 16 (28.57%) MySQL
12 15 (26.79%) Apache
12 15 (26.79%) XML
13 13 (23.21%) Oracle
13 13 (23.21%) J2EE
13 13 (23.21%) SOAP
13 13 (23.21%) Workflow
14 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
15 11 (19.64%) EJB
15 11 (19.64%) Web Services
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g

Alfresco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 30 (53.57%) CMS
2 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
3 15 (26.79%) Apache
4 7 (12.50%) JBoss
4 7 (12.50%) Mule
5 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.14%) Node.js
6 4 (7.14%) Drupal
6 4 (7.14%) Documentum
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (5.36%) TeamSite
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
7 3 (5.36%) Liferay
8 2 (3.57%) Confluence
8 2 (3.57%) WildFly
8 2 (3.57%) FileNet
9 1 (1.79%) OpenCms
9 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
1 3 (5.36%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) Extranet
3 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MySQL
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) IDOL
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) DB2
7 1 (1.79%) VoltDB
7 1 (1.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Maven
2 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.07%) JIRA
5 6 (10.71%) Gradle
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
6 5 (8.93%) Artifactory
7 4 (7.14%) Gerrit
7 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.14%) Selenium
7 4 (7.14%) JMeter
8 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.57%) Subversion
9 1 (1.79%) jMock
9 1 (1.79%) Ant
General
1 9 (16.07%) Publishing
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Front Office
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Product Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Applications Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Information Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Knowledge Manager
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) CSS
2 25 (44.64%) Spring
3 23 (41.07%) HTML
3 23 (41.07%) RESTful
4 19 (33.93%) HTML5
4 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
5 18 (32.14%) JSON
5 18 (32.14%) CSS3
6 15 (26.79%) XML
7 13 (23.21%) J2EE
7 13 (23.21%) SOAP
8 11 (19.64%) EJB
8 11 (19.64%) Web Services
9 10 (17.86%) jQuery
9 10 (17.86%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (17.86%) Java EE
10 7 (12.50%) Ajax
11 6 (10.71%) REST
12 5 (8.93%) Middleware
12 5 (8.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
4 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) CentOS
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (28.57%) Scrum
3 16 (28.57%) TDD
4 13 (23.21%) Workflow
5 10 (17.86%) Process Management
6 9 (16.07%) Content Management
6 9 (16.07%) Document Management
7 8 (14.29%) User Stories
8 6 (10.71%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
10 4 (7.14%) OWASP
10 4 (7.14%) Project Management
10 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) Migration
11 3 (5.36%) ERP
11 3 (5.36%) SOA
11 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) Scala
4 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.14%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Salt
1 4 (7.14%) Kibana
1 4 (7.14%) Ansible
1 4 (7.14%) logstash
2 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Interwoven
3 3 (5.36%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Sencha
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) EMC
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Open Text
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Lotus