Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 574 640 671
Rank change year-on-year +66 +31 -39
Contract jobs citing Umbraco 120 239 230
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.35% 1.53% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 198 170
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £263
90th Percentile £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £21.95 £14.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.89% +46.58% -
10th Percentile £9.60 £16.64 £11.83
90th Percentile £16.27 £27.87 £17.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.40 £14.98
% change year-on-year -28.57% +2.84% -

Umbraco 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 8,886 15,581 16,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.38% 16.07% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,575 10,029 11,068
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £263
90th Percentile £644 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £408
% change year-on-year -1.16% +5.52% +4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 312 374
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.97% -0.21% -1.08%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +15.88% -2.86% -7.89%

Umbraco
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Umbraco.

Daily rate trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Umbraco over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Umbraco.

Hourly rate trend for Umbraco in the UK

Umbraco
Top 16 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 6 April 2020. 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 +60 106 £375 -6.25% 67
UK excluding London +60 72 £375 - 51
London +109 42 £406 -4.41% 16
South East +86 24 £350 -22.22% 24
North of England +49 19 £400 +6.67% 12
North West +24 14 £415 +10.67% 6
South West +21 14 £350 -9.68% 6
Midlands +43 6 £425 +21.43% 9
Scotland +19 5 £375 +57.89%
Work from Home +9 5 £375 +15.38% 8
West Midlands +42 4 £425 +25.00% 5
Wales +28 3 £275 -10.20%
North East - 3 £375 - 2
Yorkshire +40 2 £375 +15.38% 4
East Midlands +25 2 - - 4
East of England +26 1 £350 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Umbraco 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 Umbraco.

1 89 (74.17%) .NET
2 70 (58.33%) CMS
3 69 (57.50%) C#
4 56 (46.67%) HTML
5 52 (43.33%) CSS
6 47 (39.17%) MVC
7 43 (35.83%) ASP.NET
8 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (25.83%) Sitecore
10 31 (25.83%) AngularJS
11 30 (25.00%) Web Development
11 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 27 (22.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 27 (22.50%) Azure
13 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
15 22 (18.33%) SQL
16 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (16.67%) React
17 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 16 (13.33%) Content Management
18 16 (13.33%) CRM
19 15 (12.50%) DevOps
19 15 (12.50%) Kentico
20 14 (11.67%) User Experience
20 14 (11.67%) Front End Development
20 14 (11.67%) .NET Framework
21 12 (10.00%) TDD
21 12 (10.00%) HTML5

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 70 (58.33%) CMS
2 27 (22.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (12.50%) Kentico
4 11 (9.17%) EPiServer
5 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.00%) WordPress
7 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.50%) IIS
10 2 (1.67%) Apache
10 2 (1.67%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.83%) Drupal
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.83%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.33%) Adobe XD
1 4 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.50%) Magento
3 2 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.50%) Azure
2 5 (4.17%) Firebase
2 5 (4.17%) GCP
2 5 (4.17%) npm
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Flow
3 4 (3.33%) NuGet
3 4 (3.33%) PaaS
3 4 (3.33%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 2 (1.67%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.67%) prismic.io
5 1 (0.83%) Asana
5 1 (0.83%) AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Serverless
5 1 (0.83%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) MySQL
3 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.17%) BigQuery
5 3 (2.50%) Redis
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.33%) gulp
2 10 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 8 (6.67%) Grunt
4 6 (5.00%) GitLab
4 6 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.00%) webpack
5 5 (4.17%) Babel
6 4 (3.33%) Axure RP
6 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.50%) Moq
7 3 (2.50%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.67%) Bower
8 2 (1.67%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) JIRA
9 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 8 (6.67%) Public Sector
2 6 (5.00%) Marketing
3 5 (4.17%) Finance
4 3 (2.50%) Law
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (85.83%) Developer
2 33 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 14 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (11.67%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.67%) CMS Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) EPiServer Developer
10 5 (4.17%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) Designer
11 4 (3.33%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (3.33%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (74.17%) .NET
2 56 (46.67%) HTML
3 52 (43.33%) CSS
4 43 (35.83%) ASP.NET
5 31 (25.83%) AngularJS
6 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (16.67%) React
9 14 (11.67%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.00%) HTML5
11 11 (9.17%) .NET Core
11 11 (9.17%) CSS3
11 11 (9.17%) jQuery
11 11 (9.17%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (7.50%) JSON
12 9 (7.50%) RESTful
12 9 (7.50%) Vue.js
12 9 (7.50%) Web Services
13 8 (6.67%) XML
14 7 (5.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) User Experience
2 7 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.33%) W3C
4 2 (1.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.67%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.67%) PKI
4 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.83%) Animation
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.67%) VMS
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.17%) MVC
2 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.00%) Web Development
4 16 (13.33%) Content Management
4 16 (13.33%) CRM
5 15 (12.50%) DevOps
6 14 (11.67%) Front End Development
7 12 (10.00%) TDD
8 10 (8.33%) SOLID
9 9 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.50%) Scrum
10 8 (6.67%) OO
11 7 (5.83%) BDD
11 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.83%) Fintech
11 7 (5.83%) Migration
12 5 (4.17%) Mobile First
12 5 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (4.17%) SDLC
12 5 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.50%) C#
2 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.33%) SQL
4 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.17%) C++
5 5 (4.17%) ES6
6 4 (3.33%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.67%) Java
7 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) ES7
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) MCSD
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) WCAG
3 1 (0.83%) GDPR
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Sitecore
2 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) Google
4 4 (3.33%) Nintex
5 3 (2.50%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Veritas
6 1 (0.83%) WooCommerce