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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
Rank 650 669 626
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -43
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.020% 0.039% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Median daily rate £319 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% -11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £115 £306
% change year-on-year
- -62.44%
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
10035 10362 10208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.83% 17.90% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6556 6608 6143
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 310 405
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +21.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 2 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 30 September 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
London +15 2 £319 +6.25%
England -3 2 £319 +10.86%

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 1 (33.33%) Susy
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Varnish
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP

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 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (33.33%) Susy
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish