The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
England / North West
Rank - 156 149
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.078% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.44% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 404 679 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.54% 17.76% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 373 288
Median daily rate £360 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.74% -12.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.70 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

ExpressionEngine
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

ExpressionEngine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for ExpressionEngine in the North West