The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 114 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 4 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £435 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.04 -
Sitecore
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1170 1340 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.50% 51.40% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 714 502
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 37
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.38 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 3 £400 +6.66% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £470 - 1
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) CSS
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) CMS
8 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
10 4 (22.22%) Web Development
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
11 3 (16.67%) Java EE
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) TDD
11 3 (16.67%) jQuery
12 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 2 (11.11%) WordPress
12 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
12 2 (11.11%) System Testing

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
1 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering Support
6 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.56%) OAuth
8 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
8 1 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
8 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (11.11%) OWASP
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) ForgeRock
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) VMware