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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
UK
Rank - 609 581
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £316 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £308 £275
% change year-on-year
- +11.81%
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
7687 8597 8848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.19% 16.90% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4927 5457 5561
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 238 315
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Susy

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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Susy
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish