The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ektron products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ektron over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Ektron.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 612 603 574
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Contract jobs citing Ektron 18 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.023% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.050% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 15
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£388 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £338 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £338 £401
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -15.88%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Ektron
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ektron Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ektron
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ektron Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ektron
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Ektron Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ektron
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Ektron Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ektron
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ektron within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 -5 18 £388 -13.88% 5
London -5 11 £388 -18.42% 2
City of London +8 4 £388 -18.42%
South West - 4 £370 -
Bristol - 3 £370 -
South East -14 1 £525 +55.55% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
North West - 1 £388 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £525 -
Leeds - 1 £290 -
Swindon - 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
Manchester - 1 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 -
Wiltshire - 1 £525 -

Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) CMS
3 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 25 (64.10%) C#
5 24 (61.54%) MVC
6 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 20 (51.28%) CSS
8 17 (43.59%) HTML
8 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (41.03%) HTML5
9 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
10 14 (35.90%) Umbraco
10 14 (35.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (35.90%) Sitecore
11 13 (33.33%) EPiServer
11 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (30.77%) TDD
12 12 (30.77%) DNN
12 12 (30.77%) Kentico
12 12 (30.77%) Node.js
12 12 (30.77%) Sitefinity
12 12 (30.77%) XML
12 12 (30.77%) CSS3
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.21%) Finance
14 10 (25.64%) jQuery
15 9 (23.08%) Windows
15 9 (23.08%) User Experience
16 8 (20.51%) Content Management
16 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (74.36%) CMS
2 14 (35.90%) Umbraco
2 14 (35.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (30.77%) Kentico
3 12 (30.77%) Node.js
3 12 (30.77%) Sitefinity
3 12 (30.77%) DNN
4 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (15.38%) IIS
4 6 (15.38%) JBoss
4 6 (15.38%) Apache
4 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.69%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Immediacy CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (7.69%) SonarQube
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Law
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Web Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) CMS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (51.28%) CSS
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (43.59%) HTML
5 16 (41.03%) HTML5
5 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
6 12 (30.77%) CSS3
6 12 (30.77%) XML
7 10 (25.64%) jQuery
8 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
8 8 (20.51%) JSON
9 7 (17.95%) XSLT
9 7 (17.95%) XML Schema
9 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) J2EE
11 5 (12.82%) ADO.NET
11 5 (12.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Content Management
5 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Demand Management
7 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) XPath
4 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Sitecore
2 13 (33.33%) EPiServer
3 6 (15.38%) BEA
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) Sun
5 3 (7.69%) Capita
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Telerik
7 1 (2.56%) Alterian
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) Facebook