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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 101 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 7 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 1.46% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Median daily rate £450 £406 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
1009 1237 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.83% 48.62% 48.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 607 673
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 32
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
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 8 December 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
Bracknell - 4 £450 -
Reading -6 2 £463 +12.12%
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) CMS
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
1 7 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Splunk
3 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
3 5 (45.45%) Gradle
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (45.45%) eggPlant
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Ant
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) JMeter
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Visualisation

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 7 (63.64%) CMS
1 7 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Ant
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
1 5 (45.45%) eggPlant
1 5 (45.45%) Gradle
1 5 (45.45%) JMeter
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer in Test
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) OAuth
5 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (9.09%) OWASP
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Groovy
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Pega
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