The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Orchard CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard CMS over the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Orchard CMS
UK / England
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 624 607
Contract jobs citing Orchard CMS 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.022% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £213 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -39.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £213 £350
% change year-on-year - -39.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Orchard CMS 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 7334 8902 8965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.10% 17.31% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 5871 5460
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 190 349
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.44% -15.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Orchard CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Orchard CMS in England

Orchard CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard CMS in England