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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alfresco
Rank 581 536 527
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -9
Contract jobs citing Alfresco 26 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.087% 0.047%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 17
Average daily rate
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£413 £420 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -26.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £388 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +30.00%
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
9903 9123 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.33% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 5700 4695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 305 460
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £42.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 12 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 22 May 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 -44 24 £413 -1.78% 6
London -8 14 £305 -23.75% 1
South East -6 9 £425 - 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £425 -
Oxford - 6 £425 -
Croydon - 4 - -
City of London +6 1 £305 -22.53%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Alfresco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Java
3 22 (37.29%) Maven
4 21 (35.59%) CSS
5 18 (30.51%) HTML
5 18 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (30.51%) MongoDB
6 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
6 17 (28.81%) Linux
6 17 (28.81%) TDD
6 17 (28.81%) Scrum
7 16 (27.12%) CMS
7 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.42%) Document Management
8 15 (25.42%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (25.42%) Gradle
8 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
8 15 (25.42%) HTML5
8 15 (25.42%) jQuery
9 14 (23.73%) RESTful
9 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
9 14 (23.73%) CSS3
9 14 (23.73%) Artifactory
9 14 (23.73%) Rundeck
9 14 (23.73%) Spring
9 14 (23.73%) J2EE
10 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
10 13 (22.03%) JMeter
10 13 (22.03%) Salt
10 13 (22.03%) Ansible

Alfresco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (27.12%) CMS
2 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
2 13 (22.03%) Node.js
3 12 (20.34%) Confluence
4 11 (18.64%) JBoss
4 11 (18.64%) WildFly
5 9 (15.25%) Mule
6 8 (13.56%) Mule ESB
7 7 (11.86%) Apache
8 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
9 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
9 5 (8.47%) Jetty
9 5 (8.47%) nginx
10 4 (6.78%) Apache Qpid
10 4 (6.78%) GlassFish
10 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (6.78%) Apache TomEE
10 4 (6.78%) Tornado
10 4 (6.78%) Documentum
10 4 (6.78%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) OpenShift
2 3 (5.08%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (6.78%) HTTP
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) LDAP
5 1 (1.69%) Intranet
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
5 1 (1.69%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) MongoDB
2 15 (25.42%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
4 9 (15.25%) MySQL
5 5 (8.47%) Riak
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.78%) Infinispan
6 4 (6.78%) Redis
6 4 (6.78%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.69%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Maven
2 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (25.42%) Gradle
3 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
4 14 (23.73%) Artifactory
5 13 (22.03%) JMeter
5 13 (22.03%) SonarQube
5 13 (22.03%) Selenium
5 13 (22.03%) JIRA
6 8 (13.56%) Gerrit
7 7 (11.86%) JUnit
8 4 (6.78%) Mocha
9 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.69%) Subversion
10 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Publishing
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.78%) UX Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Knowledge Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (1.69%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.69%) IT Audit Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) CSS
2 18 (30.51%) HTML
3 15 (25.42%) HTML5
3 15 (25.42%) jQuery
4 14 (23.73%) RESTful
4 14 (23.73%) CSS3
4 14 (23.73%) Spring
4 14 (23.73%) J2EE
5 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (20.34%) Web Services
7 11 (18.64%) Hibernate
8 10 (16.95%) JSON
9 9 (15.25%) REST
10 8 (13.56%) Ajax
11 6 (10.17%) Apache CXF
11 6 (10.17%) Apache Camel
12 5 (8.47%) Struts
12 5 (8.47%) Backbone.js
12 5 (8.47%) RESTEasy
12 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Open Source
2 8 (13.56%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) W3C
4 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) CentOS
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (28.81%) TDD
3 17 (28.81%) Scrum
4 15 (25.42%) Document Management
5 11 (18.64%) Content Management
5 11 (18.64%) BDD
6 9 (15.25%) OWASP
7 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) SOA
9 5 (8.47%) MVC
9 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.78%) Data Virtualisation
10 4 (6.78%) Microservices
10 4 (6.78%) Validation
11 3 (5.08%) Migration
11 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Java
2 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) Scala
3 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) vCloud
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Varnish
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Squid
3 1 (1.69%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Rundeck
2 13 (22.03%) Salt
2 13 (22.03%) Ansible
3 9 (15.25%) Kibana
3 9 (15.25%) logstash
4 7 (11.86%) ZABBIX
5 4 (6.78%) Puppet
5 4 (6.78%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.17%) Nuxeo
2 6 (10.17%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Splunk
3 4 (6.78%) Pega
3 4 (6.78%) Twitter
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Lotus
5 1 (1.69%) OpenText
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.69%) GigaSpaces