The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cardiff region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.82% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
141 121 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.62% 48.99% 51.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 49
Average daily rate £325 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (93.75%) CMS
1 15 (93.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (68.75%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) CRM
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Migration
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
5 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (37.50%) Document Management
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) GIS
8 5 (31.25%) Subversion
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Lync
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (31.25%) Release Management
9 4 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (25.00%) SaaS
9 4 (25.00%) Data Protection

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (93.75%) CMS
1 15 (93.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) Lync
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (18.75%) Kentico
4 3 (18.75%) Umbraco
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
1 9 (56.25%) Scrum
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (56.25%) BDD
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Document Management
5 5 (31.25%) Release Management
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Web Design
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft