The table below looks at the statistics for Umbraco skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Umbraco over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Umbraco
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.36% 2.54% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Median daily rate £250 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
339 394 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.06% 16.75% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 212 211
Median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £16.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

Umbraco
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Umbraco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Umbraco Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Umbraco
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Umbraco across the West Midlands region.

Umbraco Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Umbraco
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco across the West Midlands region.

Umbraco Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £231 - 3
Worcestershire - 1 £275 -
Umbraco
England

Umbraco
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) CMS
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
8 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
8 2 (16.67%) BDD
9 1 (8.33%) CRM
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore