Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 18 January 2019 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 526 504 465
Rank change year-on-year -22 -39 +59
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 123 132 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.23% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.45% 1.59% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 102 133
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.89% -8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £243
90th Percentile £500 £388 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.40 £14.50 £22.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.21% -35.81% -
UK median hourly rate £21.95 £14.50 £22.59
% change year-on-year +51.38% -35.81% +5.07%

Umbraco is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,486 8,297 8,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.05% 16.01% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,043 5,137 5,504
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 299 300
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £19.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.36% -3.30% -
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £19.44
% change year-on-year +1.27% +1.62% -7.45%

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Umbraco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Umbraco in the UK excluding London

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Umbraco in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in the UK excluding London

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Umbraco in the UK excluding London

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in the UK excluding London

Umbraco
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Umbraco within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
North of England -44 34 £375 +17.19% 29
South East +25 31 £375 +11.11% 17
South West -37 23 £350 +7.69% 10
North West -18 20 £490 +53.13% 15
Midlands -15 18 £338 +3.85% 23
West Midlands -11 14 £338 +3.85% 12
Yorkshire -26 14 £338 +8.87% 10
Scotland -16 10 £195 -35.00% 1
East Midlands -2 4 £325 - 10
East of England +6 3 £450 +63.64% 6
Wales -14 2 £306 -23.44%
Northern Ireland - 2 £305 - 2
Umbraco
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Umbraco.

1 92 (74.80%) C#
2 86 (69.92%) .NET
3 78 (63.41%) JavaScript
4 67 (54.47%) CMS
5 53 (43.09%) MVC
6 48 (39.02%) ASP.NET
7 45 (36.59%) HTML
8 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
9 40 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (30.08%) CSS
11 30 (24.39%) SQL
12 28 (22.76%) AngularJS
13 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (20.33%) Web Services
14 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
14 23 (18.70%) .NET Framework
14 23 (18.70%) Git (software)
15 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (17.89%) TDD
15 22 (17.89%) Content Management
15 22 (17.89%) SOAP
16 21 (17.07%) jQuery
17 19 (15.45%) TeamCity
17 19 (15.45%) Entity Framework
18 18 (14.63%) HTML5
19 17 (13.82%) Collaborative Working
19 17 (13.82%) Sitecore
19 17 (13.82%) Scrum
20 15 (12.20%) Visual Studio
20 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement

Umbraco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 67 (54.47%) CMS
2 13 (10.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (8.94%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (8.94%) EPiServer
4 8 (6.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (6.50%) WordPress
5 5 (4.07%) Drupal
6 4 (3.25%) IIS
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.81%) DNN
8 1 (0.81%) Kentico
8 1 (0.81%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.25%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) AdWords
5 1 (0.81%) Apple Pay
5 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.81%) npm
5 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Extranet
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) MySQL
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.44%) Power BI
4 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.45%) TeamCity
3 15 (12.20%) Visual Studio
4 14 (11.38%) gulp
5 13 (10.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (9.76%) Bitbucket
6 12 (9.76%) Selenium
7 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.25%) JIRA
9 3 (2.44%) PostCSS
9 3 (2.44%) webpack
10 2 (1.63%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.63%) Moq
10 2 (1.63%) NUnit
11 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.81%) Calabash
11 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.81%) Grunt
11 1 (0.81%) JUnit
11 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (4.88%) Marketing
2 5 (4.07%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 113 (91.87%) Developer
2 42 (34.15%) Umbraco Developer
3 32 (26.02%) .NET Developer
4 22 (17.89%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.13%) CRM Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.07%) PHP Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.25%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (2.44%) Content Designer
9 3 (2.44%) Designer
10 2 (1.63%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 2 (1.63%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (1.63%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (69.92%) .NET
2 48 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 45 (36.59%) HTML
4 37 (30.08%) CSS
5 28 (22.76%) AngularJS
6 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (20.33%) Web Services
7 23 (18.70%) .NET Framework
8 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (17.89%) SOAP
9 21 (17.07%) jQuery
10 19 (15.45%) Entity Framework
11 18 (14.63%) HTML5
12 15 (12.20%) Sass
13 12 (9.76%) REST
14 11 (8.94%) React
15 9 (7.32%) .NET Core
15 9 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (6.50%) WCF
17 6 (4.88%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) User Experience
2 7 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.07%) NHS
3 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.25%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.63%) Blog
5 2 (1.63%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.63%) New Media
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.44%) Android
1 3 (2.44%) Linux
1 3 (2.44%) Windows
1 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.09%) MVC
2 40 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.89%) Content Management
3 22 (17.89%) TDD
4 17 (13.82%) Collaborative Working
4 17 (13.82%) Scrum
5 15 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (11.38%) Test Automation
7 13 (10.57%) CRM
7 13 (10.57%) DevOps
7 13 (10.57%) Front End Development
8 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.76%) Web Development
9 11 (8.94%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (8.94%) Refactoring
10 10 (8.13%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.13%) Workflow
11 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.80%) C#
2 78 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.39%) SQL
4 9 (7.32%) PHP
5 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.44%) ES6
6 3 (2.44%) Java
7 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.63%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.63%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) GDPR
2 2 (1.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) cPanel
1 2 (1.63%) Plesk
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.82%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.25%) Google
3 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.63%) ESRI
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.81%) PayPal
5 1 (0.81%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.81%) WorldPay