The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ExpressionEngine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ExpressionEngine over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

EllisLab ExpressionEngine
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 619 622
Rank change year-on-year +34 +3  
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.011% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £310 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +18.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £263
% change year-on-year -3.22% +18.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ExpressionEngine 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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7160 8849 9069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.65% 17.91% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4614 6007 5779
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 200 306
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.44 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.63% -5.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

ExpressionEngine
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ExpressionEngine in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ExpressionEngine in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ExpressionEngine within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
North West - 3 £300 -
ExpressionEngine
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ExpressionEngine 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 England region with a requirement for ExpressionEngine.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) WordPress
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) React
4 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 2 (33.33%) Grunt
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

ExpressionEngine
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree