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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
UK / England
Rank 567 607 581
Rank change year-on-year +40 -26  
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.13% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £308 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £304 £275
% change year-on-year - +10.45%  
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 7201 8418 8251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.57% 17.31% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4701 5392 4963
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +3.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 300
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

ExpressionEngine
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

ExpressionEngine
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 22 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
South East - 3 - -
ExpressionEngine
UK

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (33.33%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

ExpressionEngine
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree