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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.87% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
88 68 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.12% 39.08% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 50 34
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £100 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -64.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £14.00 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EPiServer