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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 22 May 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.

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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 113 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1242 1231 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.96% 48.64% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 571 485
Average daily rate £400 £350 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 52
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £11.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £33.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +8 3 £400 +10.34% 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sitecore 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.

1 38 (76.00%) CMS
1 38 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 36 (72.00%) .NET
3 34 (68.00%) C#
4 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (32.00%) CSS
5 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.00%) HTML
6 13 (26.00%) jQuery
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.00%) MVC
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.00%) Web Services
9 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
10 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.00%) Windows
12 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) Web Development
12 5 (10.00%) HTML5
12 5 (10.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (8.00%) WPF
13 4 (8.00%) SQL
13 4 (8.00%) CRM

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (76.00%) CMS
1 38 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Kentico
5 1 (2.00%) DNN
5 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) CMS Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Technical Architect
9 1 (2.00%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (32.00%) CSS
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
4 13 (26.00%) jQuery
5 8 (16.00%) Web Services
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) HTML5
7 5 (10.00%) CSS3
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) WPF
9 2 (4.00%) WCF
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) MVC
2 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
3 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (10.00%) Web Development
3 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.00%) CRM
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) ETL
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.00%) Change Management
7 1 (2.00%) E-business
7 1 (2.00%) Workflow
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C#
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) NDS
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.00%) Capita
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Novell
3 1 (2.00%) Ektron
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) Demandware