The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% 1.02% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.61% 6.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.83% 16.61% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 10
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Umbraco

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Lucene
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) EPiServer