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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank 645 634 599
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 1 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.010% 0.041% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 13
Median daily rate £310 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £263 £288
% change year-on-year
+18.09% -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
9574 9693 9219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.58% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6371 6058 5538
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 324 350
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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 28 June 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 -5 1 £310 +18.09% 1
South East -10 1 £310 +18.09%
Milton Keynes - 1 £310 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £310 -

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CMS
1 12 (100.00%) WordPress
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
3 9 (75.00%) Web Development
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) Front End Development
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (41.67%) Google
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
6 5 (41.67%) Magento
6 5 (41.67%) Laravel
6 5 (41.67%) Yii
7 4 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (33.33%) SEO
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Zend
8 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (25.00%) Visualforce
8 3 (25.00%) Apex Code
8 3 (25.00%) Open Source
8 3 (25.00%) SaaS

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 12 (100.00%) CMS
1 12 (100.00%) WordPress
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal
2 3 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Magento
2 3 (25.00%) BigMachines
2 3 (25.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (25.00%) MailChimp
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (25.00%) Sublime Text
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (41.67%) HTML Developer
5 4 (33.33%) CMS Developer
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Developer
7 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (41.67%) Laravel
4 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 5 (41.67%) Yii
5 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) CakePHP
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (25.00%) Mason
6 3 (25.00%) Sass
6 3 (25.00%) Visualforce
6 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (16.67%) Node.js
8 1 (8.33%) LESS
8 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Web Development
2 8 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) Zend
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) CODA
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (25.00%) Siebel