The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 0.24% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.60% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
152 168 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.92% 39.72% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 120 131
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £10.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -67.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Sitecore
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore
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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) CMS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft