Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Orchard CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard CMS over the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Orchard CMS
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 858 908
Rank change year-on-year -16 +50 -3
Contract jobs citing Orchard CMS 16 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.094% 0.024% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
UK median daily rate £400 £300 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +37.14% -39.45%
10th Percentile £370 £201 £207
90th Percentile £435 £373 £236
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £213
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Orchard CMS 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 17,064 16,564 19,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.74% 16.78% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,171 10,753 13,155
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 421 501
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £12.22 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.52% +3.65%

Orchard CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Orchard CMS in the UK

Orchard CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard CMS in the UK

Orchard CMS
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard CMS within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
England +1 16 £400 +23.08%
UK excluding London - 15 £400 -
North of England - 15 £400 -
North West - 15 £400 -
London -26 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Orchard CMS 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 with a requirement for Orchard CMS.

1 16 (100.00%) CMS
2 15 (93.75%) Kibana
3 14 (87.50%) Web Operations
4 13 (81.25%) Varnish
5 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (68.75%) C#
5 11 (68.75%) .NET
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (56.25%) .NET Core
7 9 (56.25%) Web Services
7 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (43.75%) Publishing
9 5 (31.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (31.25%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (12.50%) SMS
10 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (6.25%) Finance
11 1 (6.25%) TDD
11 1 (6.25%) QA
11 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 1 (6.25%) NHS
11 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET

Orchard CMS
Co-occurring 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 16 (100.00%) CMS
2 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Tester
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Tester
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Core
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Web Operations
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft