The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 43 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.95% - 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.60% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore CMS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
93 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.63% 8.92% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 19 19
Average daily rate £350 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Bedfordshire region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 7 £600 -
Bedford - - - -
Sitecore CMS
East of England

Sitecore CMS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS.

1 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Content Management
7 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Tandem
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Web Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft