The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 27 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 / South West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 125 129
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 10 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.20% 3.07% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
Median daily rate £300 £281 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -4.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £237 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
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 South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 455 488 516
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.33% 16.43% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 343 308
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 20
Median hourly rate £47.50 £25.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.27% +26.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £9.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.85 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in the South West

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco in the South West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Umbraco in the South West

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in the South West

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol +4 5 £265 -9.78% 3
Somerset +2 4 £300 +9.09%
Gloucestershire +8 1 - - 1
Umbraco
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) CMS
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (33.33%) Sitecore
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Content Management
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Kentico
8 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Web Design
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (8.33%) Lead Generation
9 1 (8.33%) Grunt
9 1 (8.33%) nopCommerce

Umbraco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) gulp
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) OOCSS
6 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Generation
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Google