The table below looks at the statistics for ExpressionEngine skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ExpressionEngine over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank 650 620 598
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -22
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.010% 0.040% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Median daily rate - £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £263 £288
% change year-on-year
- -8.69%
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
10345 10012 9383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.32% 18.49% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6203 5865
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 359 315
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

ExpressionEngine
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

ExpressionEngine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ExpressionEngine
Daily Rate Trend

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

ExpressionEngine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ExpressionEngine
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ExpressionEngine Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ExpressionEngine
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ExpressionEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -11 1 - - 1
Hull - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ExpressionEngine 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 ExpressionEngine.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) WordPress
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
4 8 (57.14%) Web Development
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Laravel
5 7 (50.00%) Magento
5 7 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) Zend
6 6 (42.86%) Drupal
6 6 (42.86%) Joomla!
6 6 (42.86%) Adobe
6 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) Google
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Yii
7 5 (35.71%) CSS3
7 5 (35.71%) MailChimp
8 4 (28.57%) Grunt
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)

ExpressionEngine
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 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) WordPress
2 6 (42.86%) Drupal
2 6 (42.86%) Joomla!
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 2 (14.29%) concrete5
4 2 (14.29%) nginx
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (7.14%) Foswiki
5 1 (7.14%) Liferay
5 1 (7.14%) Magnolia
5 1 (7.14%) MediaWiki
5 1 (7.14%) TWiki
5 1 (7.14%) TYPO3
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (21.43%) Fireworks
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) 3ds Max
3 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (14.29%) GIMP
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Magento
2 3 (21.43%) BigMachines
2 3 (21.43%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) MailChimp
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
2 3 (21.43%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Grunt
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (21.43%) Sublime Text
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (21.43%) CMS Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (21.43%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 7 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) Laravel
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) Yii
6 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
6 3 (21.43%) Mason
6 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
6 3 (21.43%) XHTML
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Flash
7 2 (14.29%) JSP
7 2 (14.29%) LAMP
7 2 (14.29%) MooTools
7 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 8 (57.14%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) SEO
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) WCAG
2 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
1 6 (42.86%) Zend
2 5 (35.71%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) CODA
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (21.43%) Siebel
4 2 (14.29%) Sitecore