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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Umbraco
North West / Manchester
Rank 72 105 92
Rank change year-on-year +33 -13  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 18 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.38% 0.056% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.41% 0.37% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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 214 270 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.37% 15.05% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 134 135
Median daily rate £375 £385 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +16.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £15.75 £40.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.62% +185.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £20.57 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £190.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in Manchester

Umbraco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
3 34 (70.83%) CSS
4 32 (66.67%) C#
5 27 (56.25%) HTML
5 27 (56.25%) MVC
6 26 (54.17%) CMS
7 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
7 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
9 19 (39.58%) jQuery
9 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (35.42%) Data Modelling
11 17 (35.42%) HTML5
12 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (33.33%) Scrum
13 9 (18.75%) Sitecore
13 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
13 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
14 8 (16.67%) Xamarin
14 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 8 (16.67%) React
14 8 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
15 7 (14.58%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
16 6 (12.50%) Web Development
16 6 (12.50%) SDLC

Umbraco
Top Related 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 26 (54.17%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (10.42%) Kentico
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) DNN
5 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.33%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.17%) Grunt
3 2 (4.17%) gulp
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (4.17%) Mocha
3 2 (4.17%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (6.25%) NoSQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Digital Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Xamarin Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 27 (56.25%) HTML
4 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (39.58%) jQuery
6 17 (35.42%) HTML5
7 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.67%) React
9 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
11 3 (6.25%) React Native
11 3 (6.25%) REST
11 3 (6.25%) Spring
12 2 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (4.17%) Chai
12 2 (4.17%) CSS3
12 2 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
12 2 (4.17%) Marionette.js
12 2 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) MVC
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) Data Modelling
4 16 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) Front End Development
5 7 (14.58%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (12.50%) SDLC
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) Content Management
9 2 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.17%) Web Design
10 1 (2.08%) Analytics
10 1 (2.08%) BDD
10 1 (2.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
2 32 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.08%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Sitecore
2 8 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.08%) Alterian
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft