The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 113 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 0.91% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -34.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.21% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
326 439 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.23% 17.24% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 231 165
Average daily rate £407 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 23
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.12% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Berkshire region.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 36 (100.00%) CMS
1 36 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 24 (66.67%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) C#
4 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
8 11 (30.56%) SDLC
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) Software Architecture
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) MVC
11 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (16.67%) Web Services
13 5 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (11.11%) Web Development
14 4 (11.11%) WPF
14 4 (11.11%) HTML5
14 4 (11.11%) CSS3
14 4 (11.11%) XML
14 4 (11.11%) Windows
14 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
14 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (8.33%) Office 365
15 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 36 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.56%) Kentico
5 1 (2.78%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.78%) DNN
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) CMS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Designer
8 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) XML
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.11%) HTML5
7 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 4 (11.11%) WPF
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) SDLC
2 8 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) IT Governance
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) ETL
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.78%) Capita
4 1 (2.78%) Ektron
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) Demandware