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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 104 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 23 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 0.88% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
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£363 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +12.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 -
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
1271 1253 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.03% 48.17% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 603 384
Average daily rate £375 £389 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £212 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 63 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £28.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +11 8 £250 -28.57% 3
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 3
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (64.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 18 (64.29%) CMS
5 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (32.14%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.86%) HTML5
8 5 (17.86%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Web Services
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Web Development
10 3 (10.71%) CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 3 (10.71%) WPF
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (7.14%) Office 365
11 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (64.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 18 (64.29%) CMS
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Firebug
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (14.29%) CMS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 5 (17.86%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
6 5 (17.86%) CSS3
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Web Development
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Ektron
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