The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 63 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 0.89% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
103 112 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.19% 16.74% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 59
Average daily rate £400 £325 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £186 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) hybris
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Demandware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft