The table below looks at the statistics for Orchard CMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Orchard CMS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard CMS
Rank 614 584 591
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs citing Orchard CMS 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.030% 0.065% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £400 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £250
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
10113 9239 10008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.54% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6178 5514 5631
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 369 506
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Orchard CMS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Orchard CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Orchard CMS
Daily Rate Trend

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

Orchard CMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Orchard CMS
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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
London +6 2 £368 -8.12%
England -22 2 £368 -8.12%
City of London +30 1 £325 -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

Orchard CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Orchard CMS 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 Orchard CMS.

1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (50.00%) EPiServer
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Informatics
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps

Orchard CMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Orchard CMS 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 Orchard CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) DNN
3 1 (16.67%) Kentico
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management Server
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft