The table below looks at the statistics for Umbraco skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Umbraco over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 443 450 486
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 163 125 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 1.36% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 95 71
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £284 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
10015 9189 10209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.22% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5913 5346 5797
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 383 479
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend

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

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Umbraco
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Umbraco within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Umbraco Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Umbraco
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 Umbraco within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +24 156 £355 +9.23% 77
London +24 85 £390 +11.42% 32
North West +7 30 £325 +14.03% 10
City of London +30 19 £463 +32.14% 19
Merseyside +11 11 £300 -7.69% 3
Liverpool +7 11 £300 -7.69% 3
Manchester -5 10 £350 +40.00% 4
East of England -12 10 £250 - 3
Cheshire - 9 £325 - 3
West Midlands -9 8 £290 +10.47% 5
South East -18 8 £283 -24.66% 10
South West -28 8 £263 +31.25% 8
Bristol - 7 £263 - 6
Yorkshire +13 6 £325 - 1
Scotland -20 6 £335 +27.61% 5
Hertfordshire - 6 £250 - 2
Berkshire +10 5 £175 -68.18% 2
Macclesfield - 5 £325 -
Birmingham 0 4 - - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire +7 3 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £285 -
Leeds +4 2 £325 - 1
East Midlands 0 1 - - 4
Cardiff -6 1 £200 +5.26% 3
South Wales -9 1 £200 +5.26% 4
Wales -16 1 £200 +5.26% 4
Coventry - 1 £325 - 1
Southampton - 1 £285 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £285 - 4

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Umbraco 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 Umbraco.

1 262 (81.88%) .NET
2 237 (74.06%) C#
3 200 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 199 (62.19%) CMS
5 190 (59.38%) JavaScript
6 182 (56.88%) HTML
7 160 (50.00%) CSS
8 150 (46.88%) SQL Server
9 149 (46.56%) MVC
10 122 (38.13%) jQuery
11 91 (28.44%) Sitecore
12 72 (22.50%) SQL
13 71 (22.19%) Sitecore CMS
14 70 (21.88%) .NET Framework
15 67 (20.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 67 (20.94%) Visual Studio
16 66 (20.63%) TDD
16 66 (20.63%) Web Development
17 65 (20.31%) HTML5
18 64 (20.00%) IIS
19 59 (18.44%) XML
19 59 (18.44%) E-Commerce
20 56 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (16.56%) Content Management
22 51 (15.94%) EPiServer
23 42 (13.13%) Finance
24 41 (12.81%) Web Services
24 41 (12.81%) CSS3
25 39 (12.19%) Windows
26 35 (10.94%) SharePoint

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Umbraco 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 Umbraco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 199 (62.19%) CMS
2 71 (22.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 64 (20.00%) IIS
4 35 (10.94%) SharePoint
5 25 (7.81%) Node.js
6 22 (6.88%) Kentico
7 13 (4.06%) DNN
8 8 (2.50%) Sitefinity
9 6 (1.88%) WordPress
10 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.25%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.63%) Content Management Server
14 1 (0.31%) Drupal
14 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (4.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.94%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.94%) PaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.19%) Intranet
2 5 (1.56%) Internet
3 3 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.56%) RavenDB
4 18 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.75%) MySQL
7 7 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (20.94%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 29 (9.06%) TeamCity
4 24 (7.50%) Mercurial
5 22 (6.88%) NUnit
6 13 (4.06%) Subversion
7 7 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.25%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.63%) Moq
9 2 (0.63%) JIRA
9 2 (0.63%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.31%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.31%) MSTest
10 1 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.31%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.31%) Grunt
General
1 42 (13.13%) Finance
2 19 (5.94%) Marketing
3 9 (2.81%) Retail
4 6 (1.88%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.56%) Publishing
6 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.94%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 287 (89.69%) Developer
2 127 (39.69%) .NET Developer
3 92 (28.75%) Umbraco Developer
4 52 (16.25%) Web Developer
5 29 (9.06%) Front-End Developer
6 22 (6.88%) C# Developer
7 19 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (3.75%) CMS Developer
9 12 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (3.44%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (3.44%) Sitecore Developer
11 9 (2.81%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (2.50%) Software Engineer
13 6 (1.88%) Analyst
14 5 (1.56%) Designer
15 4 (1.25%) C# Web Developer
15 4 (1.25%) CSS Developer
15 4 (1.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (81.88%) .NET
2 200 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 182 (56.88%) HTML
4 160 (50.00%) CSS
5 122 (38.13%) jQuery
6 70 (21.88%) .NET Framework
7 67 (20.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 65 (20.31%) HTML5
9 59 (18.44%) XML
10 41 (12.81%) CSS3
10 41 (12.81%) Web Services
11 30 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 28 (8.75%) Ajax
13 25 (7.81%) JSON
14 23 (7.19%) Razor View Engine
15 22 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 19 (5.94%) AngularJS
17 17 (5.31%) WCF
17 17 (5.31%) XHTML
18 16 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.19%) Social Media
2 6 (1.88%) Digital Media
3 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.25%) iPhone
5 3 (0.94%) Open Source
5 3 (0.94%) W3C
5 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.94%) Kindle
5 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.63%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.31%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.31%) iPad
7 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.31%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.31%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.19%) Windows
2 19 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.56%) Android
4 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (46.56%) MVC
2 66 (20.63%) TDD
2 66 (20.63%) Web Development
3 59 (18.44%) E-Commerce
4 56 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (16.56%) Content Management
6 32 (10.00%) OOP
7 30 (9.38%) OO
8 29 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (9.06%) DevOps
9 27 (8.44%) BDD
10 23 (7.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (5.94%) Scrum
12 16 (5.00%) Web Design
12 16 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (4.69%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.13%) Analytics
15 8 (2.50%) Web Application Development
15 8 (2.50%) Unit Testing
15 8 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 237 (74.06%) C#
2 190 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 72 (22.50%) SQL
4 24 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.31%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.19%) Java
7 6 (1.88%) PHP
8 4 (1.25%) VBScript
9 2 (0.63%) C++
9 2 (0.63%) Python
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.44%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (28.44%) Sitecore
2 51 (15.94%) EPiServer
3 28 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.25%) Ektron
5 8 (2.50%) Google
6 5 (1.56%) RedDot
6 5 (1.56%) Adobe
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle
7 3 (0.94%) Twitter
7 3 (0.94%) Lyris
8 2 (0.63%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.63%) SAP
8 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.63%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.63%) FatWire
9 1 (0.31%) Apple
9 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.31%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
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