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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 36 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.02% - 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.71% - 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £323
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +23.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.04 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- +289.89%
Sitecore CMS
South Wales

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
28 73 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.52% 18.91% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 50 45
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -22.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Lucene
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Alterian
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
2 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) CMS Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Sitecore Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) Lucene
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Alterian