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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EllisLab ExpressionEngine
UK
Rank 606 630 617
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Contract jobs citing ExpressionEngine 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.039% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £308 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £304 £275
% change year-on-year - +10.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ExpressionEngine 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7771 9161 9202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.37% 17.21% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5088 5823 5458
Median daily rate £425 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 226 330
Median hourly rate £18.59 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

ExpressionEngine
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ExpressionEngine as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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

ExpressionEngine
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ExpressionEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 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
England +31 3 - - 4
South East - 3 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

ExpressionEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ExpressionEngine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ExpressionEngine.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (33.33%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

ExpressionEngine
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
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