Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ExpressionEngine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ExpressionEngine over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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.

EllisLab ExpressionEngine
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 890 885
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.053% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
UK median daily rate - £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £310
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +169.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,627 16,973 18,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.78% 16.56% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,369 11,267 12,243
UK median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 414 450
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.73 £48.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £20.87
% change year-on-year +1.25% -4.15% +12.78%

ExpressionEngine
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ExpressionEngine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ExpressionEngine in the UK

ExpressionEngine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ExpressionEngine in the UK