The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 96 86
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.40% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 2.70% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £295 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £346 £328
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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 259 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.35% 14.66% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 154 173
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +97.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £36.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in Manchester

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Umbraco in Manchester

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (83.33%) MVC
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) jQuery
4 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) HTML
4 18 (75.00%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (70.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (70.83%) Data Modelling
6 16 (66.67%) Scrum
6 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (58.33%) CMS
8 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) CSS3
10 4 (16.67%) Confluence
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (12.50%) TDD
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 2 (8.33%) Grunt
12 2 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
12 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 2 (8.33%) User Experience

Umbraco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (58.33%) CMS
2 4 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Grunt
3 2 (8.33%) gulp
3 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (8.33%) Mocha
3 2 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 19 (79.17%) jQuery
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (8.33%) Chai
6 2 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Marionette.js
6 2 (8.33%) Node.js
6 2 (8.33%) React
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) Data Modelling
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore