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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 526 527 524
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Ektron 45 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.066% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.14% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
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
22941 22351 21486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.76% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13405 12390 11237
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 996 968 1337
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 22 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 29 January 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 -7 43 £350 +7.69% 3
South East -8 24 £350 +7.69% 2
Hampshire -16 22 £350 +7.76% 1
Basingstoke +8 19 £350 +7.69%
London +15 12 £350 -28.20% 1
City of London +18 5 £388 -20.51%
Reading +9 1 £325 +16.07%
Berkshire +3 1 £325 +16.07% 1
Scotland - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Romford - - - -
Lytham St Annes - - - -
Margate - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Lincoln - - - -

Ektron
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (81.03%) CMS
2 44 (75.86%) HTML
2 44 (75.86%) CSS
3 36 (62.07%) .NET
4 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
5 30 (51.72%) C#
6 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
7 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
8 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (29.31%) MVC
10 16 (27.59%) Finance
11 15 (25.86%) SQL
12 14 (24.14%) XML
12 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
13 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
14 12 (20.69%) Content Management
15 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
15 11 (18.97%) Web Development
15 11 (18.97%) jQuery
15 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (18.97%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (18.97%) Sitecore
15 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
18 8 (13.79%) System Testing
18 8 (13.79%) DSDM
18 8 (13.79%) Tridion
19 7 (12.07%) Ajax

Ektron
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (81.03%) CMS
2 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (18.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (12.07%) Umbraco
5 7 (12.07%) Kentico
6 6 (10.34%) Sitefinity
6 6 (10.34%) CMS400.NET
6 6 (10.34%) DNN
7 3 (5.17%) Immediacy CMS
7 3 (5.17%) Node.js
8 2 (3.45%) Commerce Server 2007
8 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.45%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Tridion
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 4 (6.90%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Firebug
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Web Developer
3 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Tester
5 5 (8.62%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (6.90%) CMS Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Tester
9 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Marketing Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Support Consultant
9 1 (1.72%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (75.86%) HTML
1 44 (75.86%) CSS
2 36 (62.07%) .NET
3 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
4 14 (24.14%) XML
5 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
6 11 (18.97%) jQuery
6 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.07%) Ajax
7 7 (12.07%) JSON
7 7 (12.07%) WCF
8 6 (10.34%) CSS3
8 6 (10.34%) HTML5
8 6 (10.34%) Web Services
9 5 (8.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.90%) LINQ
11 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.17%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Streaming Music
2 3 (5.17%) Taxonomies
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) MVC
3 12 (20.69%) Content Management
4 11 (18.97%) Web Development
5 8 (13.79%) System Testing
5 8 (13.79%) DSDM
6 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.90%) TDD
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
9 3 (5.17%) CRM
9 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (5.17%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.45%) Analytics
10 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.45%) B2B
10 2 (3.45%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) C#
2 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
1 4 (6.90%) ISEB
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
1 11 (18.97%) Sitecore
2 7 (12.07%) EPiServer
3 5 (8.62%) HP
4 3 (5.17%) RedDot
4 3 (5.17%) Alterian
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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