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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Umbraco
Rank 447 482 506
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +24
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 159 105 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 1.13% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 76 65
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
10250 9260 10065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.66% 17.54% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6251 5518 5668
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 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 368 512
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.30 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +30 150 £325 -1.51% 83
London +31 66 £350 - 24
North West +11 32 £325 - 23
Merseyside - 18 £300 - 6
Liverpool - 18 £300 - 4
South West -16 17 £305 +25.77% 11
East of England -4 15 £250 -
City of London +32 14 £350 - 15
Bristol -4 13 £300 +5.26% 7
South East -13 12 £278 -23.97% 14
Scotland -10 8 £238 -9.52% 5
Manchester -13 8 £325 - 13
Berkshire +11 7 £175 - 6
Cheshire - 6 £325 - 2
Macclesfield - 5 £325 -
Edinburgh - 4 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £350 -
West Yorkshire +1 3 £325 - 5
Yorkshire -6 3 £325 - 6
Glasgow -15 3 £200 -23.80% 5
West Midlands -28 3 £325 +23.80% 3
Reading - 3 £175 - 2
Essex - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - 2 £285 - 4
Somerset - 2 £300 - 1
Bath - 2 £300 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £285 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £350 -
Leeds +7 1 £325 - 3

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 271 (82.62%) .NET
2 249 (75.91%) C#
3 202 (61.59%) ASP.NET
4 201 (61.28%) CMS
5 190 (57.93%) JavaScript
6 187 (57.01%) HTML
7 161 (49.09%) CSS
8 160 (48.78%) MVC
9 154 (46.95%) SQL Server
10 113 (34.45%) jQuery
11 84 (25.61%) Sitecore
12 82 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (21.95%) SQL
14 71 (21.65%) HTML5
15 68 (20.73%) .NET Framework
16 67 (20.43%) Web Development
17 63 (19.21%) Sitecore CMS
17 63 (19.21%) TDD
18 60 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 58 (17.68%) IIS
20 57 (17.38%) Visual Studio
20 57 (17.38%) E-Commerce
21 55 (16.77%) XML
21 55 (16.77%) Content Management
22 50 (15.24%) EPiServer
23 43 (13.11%) Finance
24 41 (12.50%) Microsoft
25 40 (12.20%) CSS3
26 36 (10.98%) SharePoint
26 36 (10.98%) Web Services

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 201 (61.28%) CMS
2 63 (19.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 58 (17.68%) IIS
4 36 (10.98%) SharePoint
5 23 (7.01%) Kentico
6 21 (6.40%) Node.js
7 12 (3.66%) DNN
8 8 (2.44%) Sitefinity
9 7 (2.13%) WordPress
10 5 (1.52%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.91%) Content Management Server
12 3 (0.91%) Drupal
12 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.91%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.30%) TYPO3
Applications
1 14 (4.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.91%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.91%) PaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) Internet
2 6 (1.83%) Intranet
3 3 (0.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (46.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.49%) MySQL
4 16 (4.88%) RavenDB
5 15 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (17.38%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 19 (5.79%) Mercurial
5 18 (5.49%) NUnit
6 11 (3.35%) Subversion
7 10 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.22%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.61%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.30%) JIRA
10 1 (0.30%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.30%) MSTest
10 1 (0.30%) Moq
10 1 (0.30%) Grunt
General
1 43 (13.11%) Finance
2 24 (7.32%) Marketing
3 11 (3.35%) Retail
4 7 (2.13%) Publishing
5 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.91%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 294 (89.63%) Developer
2 129 (39.33%) .NET Developer
3 100 (30.49%) Umbraco Developer
4 63 (19.21%) Web Developer
5 32 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 27 (8.23%) Front-End Developer
7 20 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (5.18%) .NET Web Developer
10 14 (4.27%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (3.05%) Sitecore Developer
11 10 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (2.44%) CMS Developer
13 7 (2.13%) Designer
13 7 (2.13%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (2.13%) Analyst
14 6 (1.83%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (1.52%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (82.62%) .NET
2 202 (61.59%) ASP.NET
3 187 (57.01%) HTML
4 161 (49.09%) CSS
5 113 (34.45%) jQuery
6 71 (21.65%) HTML5
7 68 (20.73%) .NET Framework
8 60 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (16.77%) XML
10 40 (12.20%) CSS3
11 36 (10.98%) Web Services
12 25 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (7.32%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (7.32%) Ajax
14 23 (7.01%) AngularJS
15 20 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (6.10%) XHTML
16 19 (5.79%) JSON
17 17 (5.18%) WCF
18 16 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.18%) User Experience
1 17 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.35%) Digital Media
3 10 (3.05%) Social Media
4 5 (1.52%) NHS
4 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.22%) Open Source
5 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.91%) FMCG
6 3 (0.91%) iPhone
6 3 (0.91%) Kindle
6 3 (0.91%) W3C
6 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.61%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.30%) iPad
8 1 (0.30%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.15%) Windows
2 13 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.83%) Android
4 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (48.78%) MVC
2 82 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.43%) Web Development
4 63 (19.21%) TDD
5 57 (17.38%) E-Commerce
6 55 (16.77%) Content Management
7 25 (7.62%) Scrum
7 25 (7.62%) OOP
8 23 (7.01%) OO
8 23 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (6.71%) BDD
9 22 (6.71%) DevOps
10 21 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (4.88%) Web Design
11 16 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 13 (3.96%) Analytics
13 11 (3.35%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (3.05%) B2B
15 9 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 249 (75.91%) C#
2 190 (57.93%) JavaScript
3 72 (21.95%) SQL
4 20 (6.10%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.79%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.05%) Java
7 8 (2.44%) PHP
8 4 (1.22%) VBScript
9 2 (0.61%) VB
9 2 (0.61%) C++
9 2 (0.61%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (8.54%) Degree
2 2 (0.61%) MCP
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (25.61%) Sitecore
2 50 (15.24%) EPiServer
3 41 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.57%) Ektron
5 9 (2.74%) Google
6 6 (1.83%) RedDot
6 6 (1.83%) Adobe
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle
7 3 (0.91%) Twitter
8 2 (0.61%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.61%) Lyris
8 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.61%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.30%) FatWire
9 1 (0.30%) SAP
9 1 (0.30%) Apple
9 1 (0.30%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.30%) hybris
9 1 (0.30%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
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