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 12 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 56 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.50% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 2.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore CMS
West Midlands

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
113 106 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.67% 17.52% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 46
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.00 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £10.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016, 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%) Enterprise Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (75.00%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (50.00%) Sitefinity
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (50.00%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Interwoven