The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 113 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.17% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.95% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +18.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 423 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.37% 17.50% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 195 203
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Sitecore CMS
South East

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +2 3 £388 -29.54% 2
Windsor - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Sitecore CMS
South East

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) CMS
1 11 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) DSDM
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) Open Text
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
8 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) DSDM
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Open Text