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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kentico CMS
Rank 549 563 532
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs citing Kentico 46 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.037% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 13
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£350 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £411 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -

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
10048 9280 8821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.98% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6500 5650 4968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 383 447
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.23 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 30 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 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 45 £350 -0.70% 30
South East -2 24 £394 -3.37% 8
Buckinghamshire -6 12 £400 -1.84% 3
London +21 11 £350 +12.90% 9
Surrey - 8 £325 -
Milton Keynes -13 6 £400 -1.84% 2
City of London +11 4 £375 -3.84% 5
Yorkshire - 4 - - 5
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 4
Bristol - 2 £350 - 3
South West - 2 £350 - 3
Northern Ireland -10 1 £275 -14.06% 2
East of England -17 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £275 - 2
Belfast - 1 £275 - 2
Bracknell - - - - 2
Brighton - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Weymouth - - - -

Kentico
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 70 (94.59%) .NET
2 64 (86.49%) C#
3 58 (78.38%) ASP.NET
4 56 (75.68%) CMS
5 47 (63.51%) MVC
6 45 (60.81%) SQL Server
7 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
8 30 (40.54%) Umbraco
9 29 (39.19%) HTML
10 27 (36.49%) Sitecore
11 26 (35.14%) EPiServer
11 26 (35.14%) jQuery
12 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (31.08%) SQL
14 22 (29.73%) TDD
14 22 (29.73%) WCF
15 21 (28.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 21 (28.38%) CSS
16 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (24.32%) .NET Framework
18 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (20.27%) Visual Studio
19 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
19 15 (20.27%) Scrum
20 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
21 13 (17.57%) Content Management
21 13 (17.57%) Marketing
22 11 (14.86%) Web Development
22 11 (14.86%) Web Services
23 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

Kentico
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 56 (75.68%) CMS
2 30 (40.54%) Umbraco
3 21 (28.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.46%) DNN
5 4 (5.41%) Sitefinity
6 3 (4.05%) IIS
6 3 (4.05%) Immediacy CMS
6 3 (4.05%) Node.js
6 3 (4.05%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.35%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (60.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.76%) RavenDB
3 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.70%) DTS
4 2 (2.70%) MS Access
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.46%) NUnit
4 5 (6.76%) Subversion
4 5 (6.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.76%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 13 (17.57%) Marketing
2 5 (6.76%) Advertising
3 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (94.59%) Developer
2 49 (66.22%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.86%) CMS Developer
4 9 (12.16%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Umbraco Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
11 1 (1.35%) .NET Programmer
11 1 (1.35%) WinForms Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Web Applications Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Product Manager
11 1 (1.35%) Programmer
11 1 (1.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (94.59%) .NET
2 58 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 29 (39.19%) HTML
4 26 (35.14%) jQuery
5 22 (29.73%) WCF
6 21 (28.38%) CSS
7 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (24.32%) .NET Framework
9 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (14.86%) Web Services
11 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (8.11%) CSS3
12 6 (8.11%) JSON
12 6 (8.11%) XML
12 6 (8.11%) Ajax
13 5 (6.76%) NHibernate
13 5 (6.76%) LINQ
13 5 (6.76%) Sencha Touch
13 5 (6.76%) Dapper ORM
14 4 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) iPhone
2 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) Streaming Music
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) FMCG
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (6.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) MVC
2 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.73%) TDD
4 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
4 15 (20.27%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) Content Management
6 11 (14.86%) Web Development
7 9 (12.16%) OOD
7 9 (12.16%) OO
8 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.46%) SOA
8 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.76%) BDD
10 4 (5.41%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.05%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.05%) Coaching
12 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (86.49%) C#
2 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.08%) SQL
4 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) WAI
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Sitecore
2 26 (35.14%) EPiServer
3 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle
5 5 (6.76%) Sencha
5 5 (6.76%) Appcelerator
6 4 (5.41%) Ektron
7 3 (4.05%) Alterian
7 3 (4.05%) RedDot
7 3 (4.05%) Adobe
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