The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kentico CMS
Rank 556 514 574
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +60
Contract jobs citing Kentico 31 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.063% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.36% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 6
Average daily rate £316 £295 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £323 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -92 24 £344 +16.52% 11
London -31 11 £350 +16.66% 3
South East - 8 £275 - 4
City of London -13 6 £375 +31.57%
Surrey - 4 £275 - 2
South West -24 3 £285 +3.63% 1
Bristol -11 2 £285 -9.52% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £350 +42.85% 2
East of England -26 1 £250 - 1
Essex - 1 £250 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £350 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £285 -
Rutland - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Reading - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -

Kentico
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (88.33%) .NET
2 52 (86.67%) C#
3 45 (75.00%) CMS
4 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
5 36 (60.00%) HTML
6 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
7 28 (46.67%) CSS
7 28 (46.67%) MVC
8 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (43.33%) jQuery
9 24 (40.00%) Umbraco
9 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (28.33%) HTML5
12 16 (26.67%) Scrum
13 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
14 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
15 12 (20.00%) Sitefinity
15 12 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (20.00%) Sitecore
15 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (20.00%) TDD
16 11 (18.33%) NUnit
16 11 (18.33%) Content Management
16 11 (18.33%) OO
16 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (16.67%) Web Services
18 9 (15.00%) Project Management
18 9 (15.00%) SOA
18 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing

Kentico
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (75.00%) CMS
2 24 (40.00%) Umbraco
3 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
4 12 (20.00%) Sitefinity
4 12 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (6.67%) Content Management Server
5 4 (6.67%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.33%) WordPress
7 1 (1.67%) CMS400.NET
7 1 (1.67%) Drupal
7 1 (1.67%) DNN
7 1 (1.67%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.33%) NUnit
3 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.33%) MSI
4 5 (8.33%) WiX
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
6 2 (3.33%) Ranorex
6 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.67%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 13 (21.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.67%) CMS Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Sitecore Developer
11 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (88.33%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) HTML
3 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 28 (46.67%) CSS
5 26 (43.33%) jQuery
6 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (28.33%) HTML5
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (13.33%) CSS3
10 8 (13.33%) Ajax
11 7 (11.67%) SOAP
11 7 (11.67%) WCF
11 7 (11.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (8.33%) XML
12 5 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.67%) Velocity
13 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) MVC
2 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) Scrum
4 12 (20.00%) TDD
5 11 (18.33%) Content Management
5 11 (18.33%) OO
5 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.00%) Project Management
6 9 (15.00%) SOA
6 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) BDD
8 5 (8.33%) Web Design
8 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) Product Management
9 4 (6.67%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) C#
2 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
5 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Ektron
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