The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 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.

Umbraco
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 - 143
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 18 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% - 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.51% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 6
Median daily rate £350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -40.00%  

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 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 399 692 610
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.26% 17.18% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 392 317
Median daily rate £361 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £70.98 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -17.50%  

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in the North West

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco in the North West over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Umbraco in the North West

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in the North West

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 10 £400 - 9
Merseyside - 6 £325 - 7
Cheshire - 1 £300 - 2
Umbraco
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 47 (94.00%) .NET
2 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (68.00%) C#
4 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (64.00%) HTML
6 30 (60.00%) CSS
6 30 (60.00%) MVC
6 30 (60.00%) CMS
7 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
8 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (50.00%) jQuery
8 25 (50.00%) HTML5
9 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (40.00%) Scrum
10 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (34.00%) Sitecore
12 17 (34.00%) Data Modelling
13 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (26.00%) SQL
15 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
16 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
17 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
17 10 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
18 9 (18.00%) CSS3
18 9 (18.00%) Web Development
19 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
19 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 6 (12.00%) EPiServer
21 5 (10.00%) Microsoft

Umbraco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 30 (60.00%) CMS
2 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (12.00%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.00%) Kentico
5 2 (4.00%) Confluence
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) gulp
2 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (4.00%) Mocha
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 31 (62.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (28.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) EPiServer Developer
8 3 (6.00%) CMS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (94.00%) .NET
2 32 (64.00%) HTML
3 30 (60.00%) CSS
4 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (50.00%) HTML5
5 25 (50.00%) jQuery
6 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (18.00%) CSS3
10 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.00%) Node.js
11 3 (6.00%) REST
11 3 (6.00%) Spring
12 2 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (4.00%) Ionic Framework
12 2 (4.00%) Marionette.js
12 2 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) MVC
2 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.00%) Scrum
4 17 (34.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (18.00%) Web Development
6 5 (10.00%) Content Management
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.00%) OOD
8 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (68.00%) C#
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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