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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 44 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.16% - 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
66 38 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.19% 16.10% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 19
Average daily rate £375 £238 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -28.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £388 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £7.75 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.14% +26.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

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 26 November 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) CMS
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) GIS
5 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Document Management
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (20.00%) Umbraco

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) CMS
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Web Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Document Management
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) EPiServer