The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 144 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1392 1098 1483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.24% 46.15% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 492 664
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £19.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.05% -5.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bedfordshire - 2 £588 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £265 - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
3 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
3 3 (37.50%) Kentico
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) CRM

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Kentico
2 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) CMS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
1 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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