Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 17 August 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.

Umbraco
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 628 650 573
Rank change year-on-year +22 -77 -9
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 223 239 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% 1.20% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 179 264
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -5.80%
10th Percentile £273 £225 £250
90th Percentile £450 £438 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
UK median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -40.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -40.00% -45.45%

Umbraco 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 16143 19915 20143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.87% 18.31% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10444 13100 12455
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 491 696
UK median hourly rate £19.66 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.70% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £42.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.64 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.18% +2.50% +14.29%

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Umbraco over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 +41 200 £350 +7.69% 51
UK excluding London +67 133 £325 +8.33% 42
London -20 78 £394 +10.85% 14
North of England +89 44 £325 - 16
North West +46 35 £325 - 10
South East +26 26 £325 - 12
Midlands +6 22 £325 +8.33% 4
Scotland +47 16 £350 +27.85% 5
South West -13 15 £323 +13.16% 4
East Midlands -8 13 £345 +7.81%
West Midlands +16 9 £306 +2.08% 4
Yorkshire +45 8 £325 - 6
East of England +5 7 £368 +5.00% 1
Wales -5 3 £300 -14.29%
North East +58 1 £275 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco 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 Umbraco.

1 156 (69.96%) .NET
2 136 (60.99%) C#
3 119 (53.36%) ASP.NET
3 119 (53.36%) CMS
4 116 (52.02%) JavaScript
5 115 (51.57%) MVC
6 107 (47.98%) CSS
7 106 (47.53%) HTML
8 75 (33.63%) SQL Server
9 74 (33.18%) AngularJS
10 70 (31.39%) jQuery
11 60 (26.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 60 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (26.91%) Microsoft
12 52 (23.32%) SQL
13 48 (21.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (20.63%) Sitecore
15 45 (20.18%) HTML5
16 40 (17.94%) CSS3
17 39 (17.49%) Content Management
18 37 (16.59%) Sitecore CMS
19 33 (14.80%) Front End Development
20 30 (13.45%) Web Development
21 28 (12.56%) Drupal
22 24 (10.76%) REST
22 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
22 24 (10.76%) TDD
23 23 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
24 21 (9.42%) Visual Studio
24 21 (9.42%) Greenfield Project

Umbraco
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
1 119 (53.36%) CMS
2 37 (16.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 28 (12.56%) Drupal
4 13 (5.83%) IIS
5 10 (4.48%) WordPress
6 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.14%) Kentico
8 5 (2.24%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.79%) TYPO3
10 3 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.35%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.90%) Apache
11 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.90%) Confluence
11 2 (0.90%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.62%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 7 (3.14%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.79%) IaaS
4 4 (1.79%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) Akamai
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.90%) Office 365
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.14%) Internet
1 7 (3.14%) Intranet
2 3 (1.35%) ATM
2 3 (1.35%) SMS
2 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (33.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.35%) GIS
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.45%) MySQL
8 1 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.42%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.48%) Grunt
4 10 (4.48%) Subversion
5 9 (4.04%) gulp
6 5 (2.24%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.24%) JIRA
6 5 (2.24%) Mocha
6 5 (2.24%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.79%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (1.35%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.35%) Selenium
9 2 (0.90%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (6.73%) Finance
2 14 (6.28%) Marketing
3 11 (4.93%) Banking
4 7 (3.14%) Retail
5 6 (2.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.69%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.24%) Advertising
6 5 (2.24%) Electronics
6 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 2 (0.90%) Publishing
8 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 191 (85.65%) Developer
2 74 (33.18%) .NET Developer
3 57 (25.56%) Umbraco Developer
4 32 (14.35%) C# Developer
5 27 (12.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 25 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (7.62%) Web Developer
9 16 (7.17%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (5.38%) CMS Developer
13 12 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (4.93%) Cloud Developer
14 11 (4.93%) HTML Developer
15 9 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (4.04%) Sitecore Developer
16 8 (3.59%) Drupal Developer
17 7 (3.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (69.96%) .NET
2 119 (53.36%) ASP.NET
3 107 (47.98%) CSS
4 106 (47.53%) HTML
5 74 (33.18%) AngularJS
6 70 (31.39%) jQuery
7 60 (26.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (21.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 45 (20.18%) HTML5
10 40 (17.94%) CSS3
11 24 (10.76%) REST
12 20 (8.97%) XML
13 18 (8.07%) .NET Framework
13 18 (8.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (7.62%) Web Services
15 15 (6.73%) XHTML
16 13 (5.83%) Ajax
16 13 (5.83%) WCF
17 11 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 9 (4.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (8.97%) User Experience
3 11 (4.93%) e-Learning
4 10 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.90%) iPad
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.48%) Windows
2 7 (3.14%) Unix
3 5 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.79%) Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (51.57%) MVC
2 60 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.49%) Content Management
4 33 (14.80%) Front End Development
5 30 (13.45%) Web Development
6 24 (10.76%) TDD
7 20 (8.97%) Scrum
8 18 (8.07%) CRM
8 18 (8.07%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.62%) DevOps
9 17 (7.62%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.73%) OO
11 13 (5.83%) OOD
12 12 (5.38%) Test Automation
13 11 (4.93%) Analytics
13 11 (4.93%) MVVM
13 11 (4.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.48%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 9 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
16 8 (3.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 136 (60.99%) C#
2 116 (52.02%) JavaScript
3 52 (23.32%) SQL
4 17 (7.62%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.14%) PHP
7 4 (1.79%) Java
8 3 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (3.59%) Degree
2 7 (3.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) MCP
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 60 (26.91%) Microsoft
2 46 (20.63%) Sitecore
3 20 (8.97%) Oracle
4 7 (3.14%) Google
4 7 (3.14%) SAP
5 4 (1.79%) Adobe
6 3 (1.35%) Dynatrace
6 3 (1.35%) IBM
7 2 (0.90%) Telerik
8 1 (0.45%) RedGate
8 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter