Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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.

Umbraco
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 96 110
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -18
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.53% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% 1.52% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Cheshire median daily rate £313 £350 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.64% -32.04% +58.46%
10th Percentile £238 £330 £367
90th Percentile £494 £370 £535
North West median daily rate £325 £370 £369
% change year-on-year -12.16% +0.34% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Umbraco is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 199 197 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.95% 13.60% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 140 140
Cheshire median daily rate £343 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.79% -6.13% +18.52%
10th Percentile £241 £272 £267
90th Percentile £548 £600 £489
North West median daily rate £395 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +1.94% -6.06% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 22
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.18 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.25% -23.35% -2.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.08
90th Percentile £38.75 £17.77 £34.43
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +4.48%

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Umbraco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £275 - 1
Warrington +16 2 £488 +39.29%
Umbraco
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) gulp
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services

Umbraco
Co-occurring 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter