We've been making a lot of trips back and forth to London in
recent months to chat to agencies (digital agencies, web design
agencies and full service agencies) about our Umbraco offering.
There seems to be a lot of chatter about Umbraco in London and it's
certainly a very exciting place to be when it comes to Umbraco
(almost as exciting as Bristol). From what we are seeing, it
seems that there are definitely two different types of London based
- Web design agencies moving from commercial CMS's such as
Sitecore and Episerver to a stable and scaleable content management
system such as Umbraco.
- Agencies that have heard about Umbraco on the grapevine, the
great things it can do and the kind of companies that are
using it and want to be involved by offering to their custom
It's great to see so many agencies moving towards Umbraco in
London and wanting to make use of our Umbraco developers for their
content management system. It also puts us in a very strong
position. As we don't go direct to the client and are not
based in London but instead provide Umbraco contracting / Umbraco
outsourcing, our rates are lower - substantially lower than other
Umbraco partners in London. We use a lot of SAAS based software and
develop on an agile basis, so the need for us to be sat right next
to the London agencies is reduced. We are now working with a
number of London based agencies and it's going extremely well.
Umbraco london - that's where it's at right
now, and we are part of the revolution!