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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kentico CMS
Rank 530 523 508
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Kentico 53 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.062% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 19
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £380 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 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 30 January 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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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 +6 52 £400 +6.66% 23
South East +11 28 £400 - 9
Buckinghamshire -2 19 £406 +1.56% 1
London +4 18 £400 +14.28% 1
City of London +20 11 £400 +2.56%
Surrey - 7 £350 -
Yorkshire - 4 £338 - 5
West Yorkshire - 3 £338 - 5
Northern Ireland -8 1 £275 -8.33%
South West -16 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £263 - 6
County Antrim - 1 £275 -
Belfast - 1 £275 -
Bristol - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Ipswich - - - -
Lincoln - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 2
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Romford - - - -
St Albans - - - -

Kentico
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (95.45%) .NET
2 78 (88.64%) C#
3 75 (85.23%) CMS
4 68 (77.27%) ASP.NET
5 60 (68.18%) MVC
6 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
7 39 (44.32%) Umbraco
8 36 (40.91%) WCF
8 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
9 35 (39.77%) TDD
9 35 (39.77%) EPiServer
9 35 (39.77%) Sitecore
10 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (37.50%) HTML
12 31 (35.23%) Sitecore CMS
13 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (34.09%) jQuery
14 27 (30.68%) CSS
15 26 (29.55%) Scrum
16 25 (28.41%) SQL
17 24 (27.27%) .NET Framework
18 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
18 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
20 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
21 16 (18.18%) Content Management
22 14 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
22 14 (15.91%) OOD
22 14 (15.91%) OO
23 13 (14.77%) Marketing

Kentico
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 75 (85.23%) CMS
2 39 (44.32%) Umbraco
3 31 (35.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (13.64%) DNN
4 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.23%) Sitefinity
6 4 (4.55%) Node.js
6 4 (4.55%) Immediacy CMS
7 3 (3.41%) IIS
7 3 (3.41%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.14%) Drupal
9 1 (1.14%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.68%) MySQL
3 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.68%) RavenDB
3 5 (5.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.27%) DTS
4 2 (2.27%) MS Access
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (13.64%) NUnit
4 5 (5.68%) Subversion
4 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (5.68%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 13 (14.77%) Marketing
2 4 (4.55%) Advertising
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (94.32%) Developer
2 60 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.64%) CMS Developer
4 10 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Umbraco Developer
9 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Sitecore Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (1.14%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (1.14%) .NET Applications Developer
12 1 (1.14%) WinForms Developer
12 1 (1.14%) Contracts Manager
12 1 (1.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (95.45%) .NET
2 68 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 36 (40.91%) WCF
4 33 (37.50%) HTML
5 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (34.09%) jQuery
6 27 (30.68%) CSS
7 24 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (12.50%) Web Services
9 11 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (12.50%) LINQ
10 10 (11.36%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (9.09%) CSS3
12 8 (9.09%) RESTful
12 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (7.95%) Ajax
14 6 (6.82%) JSON
14 6 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) iPhone
2 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Streaming Music
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (5.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.18%) MVC
2 35 (39.77%) TDD
3 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.55%) Scrum
5 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 16 (18.18%) Content Management
7 14 (15.91%) OOD
7 14 (15.91%) OO
8 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 12 (13.64%) BDD
8 12 (13.64%) SOA
9 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.23%) Web Development
10 8 (9.09%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.68%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (3.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 78 (88.64%) C#
2 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.41%) SQL
4 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) WAI
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) EPiServer
1 35 (39.77%) Sitecore
2 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Ektron
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle
5 5 (5.68%) Sencha
5 5 (5.68%) Appcelerator
6 4 (4.55%) Alterian
7 3 (3.41%) RedDot
7 3 (3.41%) Adobe
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Rate: £300 per day + £300 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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