The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 32 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.40% 2.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 5.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 79 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.80% 44.63% 39.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 57
Average daily rate £393 £393 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Average hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £11.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% +86.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £14.98 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.61 £24.00 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 1 £330 - 1
Sitecore
South West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (50.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Web Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Google