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 3 months to 29 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.

Orchard CMS
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 647 619
Contract jobs citing Orchard CMS 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.011% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Orchard CMS 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 7828 9271 9247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.31% 17.22% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5120 5927 5476
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £563 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 224 340
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Orchard CMS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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