Period
to 28 July 2017

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 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 180 184
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 16 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 2.64% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 23
South West median daily rate £320 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% -5.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £211 £200 £263
90th Percentile £375 £338 £353
England median daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year +7.69% -0.76% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £10.00 -
England median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -40.00% -45.45%

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 843 1060 1057
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.24% 17.65% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 747 684
South West median daily rate £375 £368 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +2.08% +2.86%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £198
90th Percentile £538 £525 £511
England median daily rate £448 £425 £394
% change year-on-year +5.29% +7.94% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 56
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +26.92% +46.48%
10th Percentile £25.33 £10.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.13 £43.00
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year -0.15% +2.68% +11.30%

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Umbraco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 9 £325 +13.54% 3
Somerset -7 4 £300 +9.09%
Wiltshire +7 2 £263 -4.55% 2
Gloucestershire +13 1 - -
Umbraco
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) CMS
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 3 (18.75%) Content Management
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) Grunt
8 1 (6.25%) nopCommerce
8 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting

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 9 (56.25%) CMS
2 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Umbraco Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.25%) D3.js
8 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
8 1 (6.25%) OOCSS
8 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Generation
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Google