The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 25 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.

Umbraco
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.96% - 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +14.16% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -5.03%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 72 60 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 26.67% 24.00% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 19
Median daily rate £325 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.68% -13.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £305 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) Sitecore
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) CMS
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 7 (46.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (40.00%) CSS3
7 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Drupal
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
8 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
9 3 (20.00%) OOD
9 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Grunt
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (20.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier

Umbraco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 7 (46.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (40.00%) Drupal
4 4 (26.67%) EPiServer
5 3 (20.00%) WordPress
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) EPiServer Developer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) CMS Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Sitecore Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (20.00%) Sass
9 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (13.33%) LINQ
9 2 (13.33%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (6.67%) WCF
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 3 (20.00%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Sitecore
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft