The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Umbraco skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Umbraco over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Umbraco
North West / Cheshire
Rank 50 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% - 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year +7.69% +7.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Umbraco is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 71 211 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.42% 21.66% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 115 57
Median daily rate £355 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.47% +6.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £261 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £34.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Umbraco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Umbraco in Cheshire

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in Cheshire

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Alderley Edge - 1 £300 -
Umbraco
North West

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management Server
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) OWASP
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Visualforce

Umbraco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management Server
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com