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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 479 474 469
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 133 101 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.25% 1.09% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 73 71
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£310 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £19.02
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 - £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 - £19.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £20.04

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
10649 9272 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 17.96% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6669 5627 5427
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 368 465
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.32%

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 23 October 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 23 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
England -1 122 £325 - 91
London -8 44 £325 - 24
North West 0 24 £325 - 25
East of England -10 15 £250 - 2
South West -24 15 £325 +14.03% 10
Merseyside - 15 £300 - 2
Liverpool - 15 £300 - 1
South East -20 13 £283 -22.60% 21
Bristol -22 10 £310 +8.77% 9
City of London +20 9 £338 -3.57% 11
Scotland 0 8 £275 - 4
Hertfordshire - 8 £250 -
Berkshire +15 6 £175 - 8
Manchester -14 6 £325 -1.88% 16
Yorkshire -7 5 £325 - 4
West Yorkshire -3 4 £325 - 3
Cheshire +9 3 £325 +30.00% 7
Cardiff -3 3 £300 +13.20% 1
Glasgow -9 3 £200 -27.27% 2
South Wales -13 3 £300 -4.00% 2
West Midlands -22 3 £325 +18.18% 1
Wales -25 3 £300 -4.00% 2
Edinburgh - 3 £319 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £375 - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £336 - 4
Macclesfield -2 2 £325 +30.00% 1
Surrey -4 2 £300 -9.09% 1
Somerset - 2 £300 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £285 - 3
Essex - 2 £350 - 1

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 249 (83.28%) .NET
2 230 (76.92%) C#
3 186 (62.21%) ASP.NET
4 176 (58.86%) CMS
5 172 (57.53%) HTML
6 167 (55.85%) JavaScript
7 147 (49.16%) CSS
8 146 (48.83%) SQL Server
9 139 (46.49%) MVC
10 103 (34.45%) jQuery
11 77 (25.75%) Sitecore
12 70 (23.41%) HTML5
13 69 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (20.74%) TDD
15 59 (19.73%) Web Development
16 58 (19.40%) .NET Framework
16 58 (19.40%) Sitecore CMS
17 56 (18.73%) SQL
18 52 (17.39%) Visual Studio
18 52 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (17.39%) Content Management
18 52 (17.39%) EPiServer
19 50 (16.72%) XML
20 48 (16.05%) IIS
21 43 (14.38%) E-Commerce
22 42 (14.05%) Microsoft
23 41 (13.71%) Finance
24 38 (12.71%) Web Services
25 37 (12.37%) CSS3
26 33 (11.04%) SharePoint

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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
1 176 (58.86%) CMS
2 58 (19.40%) Sitecore CMS
3 48 (16.05%) IIS
4 33 (11.04%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.36%) Kentico
6 16 (5.35%) Node.js
7 10 (3.34%) DNN
8 7 (2.34%) WordPress
8 7 (2.34%) Sitefinity
9 5 (1.67%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.00%) Content Management Server
11 3 (1.00%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.00%) Drupal
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (4.01%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) PaaS
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.34%) Internet
2 5 (1.67%) Intranet
3 3 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (48.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.69%) MySQL
3 16 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.01%) RavenDB
7 8 (2.68%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.35%) TeamCity
3 18 (6.02%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.02%) Mercurial
5 13 (4.35%) NUnit
6 12 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.68%) Subversion
8 4 (1.34%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.67%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.33%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.33%) MSTest
10 1 (0.33%) Moq
10 1 (0.33%) JIRA
10 1 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 41 (13.71%) Finance
2 23 (7.69%) Marketing
3 7 (2.34%) Publishing
4 5 (1.67%) Retail
4 5 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 265 (88.63%) Developer
2 111 (37.12%) .NET Developer
3 86 (28.76%) Umbraco Developer
4 56 (18.73%) Web Developer
5 32 (10.70%) C# Developer
6 28 (9.36%) Front-End Developer
7 22 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (4.68%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (4.01%) .NET Web Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.34%) Digital Content Designer
13 7 (2.34%) Sitecore Developer
13 7 (2.34%) Analyst
13 7 (2.34%) Designer
14 6 (2.01%) CMS Developer
14 6 (2.01%) C# Web Developer
14 6 (2.01%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (83.28%) .NET
2 186 (62.21%) ASP.NET
3 172 (57.53%) HTML
4 147 (49.16%) CSS
5 103 (34.45%) jQuery
6 70 (23.41%) HTML5
7 58 (19.40%) .NET Framework
8 52 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (16.72%) XML
10 38 (12.71%) Web Services
11 37 (12.37%) CSS3
12 20 (6.69%) AngularJS
12 20 (6.69%) Razor View Engine
12 20 (6.69%) Ajax
13 19 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 18 (6.02%) XHTML
15 17 (5.69%) WCF
15 17 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (5.35%) XSLT
17 12 (4.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.69%) User Experience
1 17 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.34%) Digital Media
2 10 (3.34%) Social Media
3 5 (1.67%) NHS
3 5 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.00%) W3C
5 3 (1.00%) FMCG
6 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.67%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) iPad
7 1 (0.33%) Open Source
7 1 (0.33%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.36%) Windows
2 9 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.01%) Android
4 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (46.49%) MVC
2 69 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.74%) TDD
4 59 (19.73%) Web Development
5 52 (17.39%) Content Management
6 43 (14.38%) E-Commerce
7 22 (7.36%) Scrum
8 21 (7.02%) OO
8 21 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (6.69%) BDD
10 19 (6.35%) OOP
11 18 (6.02%) DevOps
11 18 (6.02%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (4.68%) Web Design
13 13 (4.35%) Analytics
14 10 (3.34%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.01%) Unit Testing
16 8 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (2.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (76.92%) C#
2 167 (55.85%) JavaScript
3 56 (18.73%) SQL
4 19 (6.35%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.69%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.34%) Java
7 5 (1.67%) PHP
8 3 (1.00%) VBScript
9 2 (0.67%) Python
9 2 (0.67%) VB
9 2 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (9.36%) Degree
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (25.75%) Sitecore
2 52 (17.39%) EPiServer
3 42 (14.05%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.02%) Ektron
5 8 (2.68%) Google
6 6 (2.01%) RedDot
7 4 (1.34%) Adobe
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle
8 3 (1.00%) Twitter
9 2 (0.67%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.67%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.33%) FatWire
10 1 (0.33%) SAP
10 1 (0.33%) Apple
10 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.33%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.33%) Facebook
10 1 (0.33%) hybris
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