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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 113 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 8 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 1.00% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.10% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Average daily rate £325 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 3 £325 +13.04% 1
Windsor - 3 £375 -
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (34.62%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) CMS
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) MVC
7 5 (19.23%) Content Management
7 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (15.38%) CSS3
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 4 (15.38%) Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) SEO
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (34.62%) CMS
1 9 (34.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.54%) WordPress
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Sitecore Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (15.38%) HTML Developer
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Web Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Middleware
6 3 (11.54%) SAP PI
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) SCADA
2 3 (11.54%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Analytics
2 5 (19.23%) Content Management
2 5 (19.23%) MVC
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) SEO
3 4 (15.38%) SOA
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Web Design
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) MODAF
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) FatWire
2 3 (11.54%) Guidewire
2 3 (11.54%) hybris
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) MuleSoft
2 3 (11.54%) Pega
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Ektron
3 1 (3.85%) Google