The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 54 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.29% 0.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.35% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
Sitecore
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
355 365 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.77% 45.06% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 193 130
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 63 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Cambridge +7 15 £413 -
Sitecore
East of England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) CMS
3 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
6 9 (34.62%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) XSLT
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Selenium
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) SAP
8 6 (23.08%) MVC
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (15.38%) Content Management
10 3 (11.54%) Banking
10 3 (11.54%) Retail
10 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) FatWire
10 3 (11.54%) Social Media
10 3 (11.54%) hybris
10 3 (11.54%) SCADA
10 3 (11.54%) SAP PI
10 3 (11.54%) Pega

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (57.69%) CMS
1 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Architect
3 10 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 9 (34.62%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) XSLT
5 3 (11.54%) Middleware
5 3 (11.54%) SAP PI
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Social Media
1 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (11.54%) SCADA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) SOA
3 4 (15.38%) Content Management
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 3 (11.54%) FatWire
3 3 (11.54%) Pega
3 3 (11.54%) hybris
3 3 (11.54%) Guidewire
3 3 (11.54%) MuleSoft
4 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Apple