The table below looks at the statistics for Kentico skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kentico over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kentico CMS
Rank 547 571 528
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -43
Contract jobs citing Kentico 47 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.053% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 23
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£375 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £377 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £286 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00

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
10151 9676 8512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 17.52% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6162 5939 4805
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 314 420
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £19.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Kentico
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kentico within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Kentico Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kentico
Daily Rate Trend

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

Kentico Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kentico
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kentico within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Kentico Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kentico
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Kentico Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kentico
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kentico within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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 +23 46 £375 +7.14% 42
London +24 29 £381 +8.92% 18
City of London +28 16 £388 +3.33% 11
South East -4 11 £290 +5.45% 13
Hampshire - 4 £253 - 5
Southampton - 3 £280 - 1
Surrey -1 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 4
Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £300 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £344 - 2
South West +2 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £415 -
Milton Keynes -6 1 £415 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £300 - 1

Kentico
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kentico 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 Kentico.

1 92 (94.85%) CMS
2 91 (93.81%) .NET
3 76 (78.35%) C#
4 73 (75.26%) ASP.NET
5 63 (64.95%) MVC
6 56 (57.73%) SQL Server
7 47 (48.45%) Umbraco
8 45 (46.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (45.36%) TDD
10 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
10 43 (44.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 43 (44.33%) Sitecore
11 42 (43.30%) EPiServer
12 40 (41.24%) WCF
12 40 (41.24%) Scrum
13 39 (40.21%) HTML
14 33 (34.02%) CSS
15 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
15 26 (26.80%) jQuery
16 23 (23.71%) Content Management
17 22 (22.68%) DNN
17 22 (22.68%) BDD
18 21 (21.65%) Entity Framework
19 20 (20.62%) Sitefinity
19 20 (20.62%) Ektron
20 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
21 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
21 17 (17.53%) Razor View Engine
21 17 (17.53%) LINQ

Kentico
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kentico 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 Kentico. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 92 (94.85%) CMS
2 47 (48.45%) Umbraco
3 43 (44.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 22 (22.68%) DNN
5 20 (20.62%) Sitefinity
6 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.15%) Immediacy CMS
8 4 (4.12%) Node.js
9 3 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.06%) IIS
10 2 (2.06%) Drupal
10 2 (2.06%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
1 13 (13.40%) NUnit
2 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.34%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Advertising
3 1 (1.03%) Publishing
3 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (92.78%) Developer
2 60 (61.86%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.49%) CMS Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Sitecore Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Umbraco Developer
6 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Content Manager
9 2 (2.06%) Analyst
9 2 (2.06%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.06%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (1.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.03%) Product Owner
10 1 (1.03%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (1.03%) Product Manager
10 1 (1.03%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.03%) Contracts Manager
10 1 (1.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (93.81%) .NET
2 73 (75.26%) ASP.NET
3 45 (46.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (41.24%) WCF
5 39 (40.21%) HTML
6 33 (34.02%) CSS
7 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
7 26 (26.80%) jQuery
8 21 (21.65%) Entity Framework
9 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (17.53%) Razor View Engine
10 17 (17.53%) LINQ
11 16 (16.49%) RESTful
12 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (13.40%) HTML5
14 11 (11.34%) CSS3
15 8 (8.25%) AngularJS
16 7 (7.22%) Ajax
17 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 5 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.12%) W3C
2 4 (4.12%) Streaming Music
3 3 (3.09%) User Experience
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) MVC
2 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) TDD
3 40 (41.24%) Scrum
4 23 (23.71%) Content Management
5 22 (22.68%) BDD
6 17 (17.53%) E-Commerce
7 16 (16.49%) OO
7 16 (16.49%) Pair Programming
7 16 (16.49%) Mentoring
8 15 (15.46%) OOD
9 14 (14.43%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.40%) SOA
10 13 (13.40%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.22%) SEO
12 5 (5.15%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.12%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (3.09%) Web Accessibility
14 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (78.35%) C#
2 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.49%) SQL
4 2 (2.06%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 43 (44.33%) Sitecore
2 42 (43.30%) EPiServer
3 20 (20.62%) Ektron
4 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.12%) Alterian
6 3 (3.09%) RedDot
6 3 (3.09%) Adobe
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle
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