The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 37 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.84% 3.16% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 8.59% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Average daily rate - £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Sitecore
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 128 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.35% 36.78% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 41
Average daily rate £325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.15 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +121.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £17.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £40.00 £16.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) concrete5
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) GIMP
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) D3.js
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) GreenSock GSAP
1 2 (100.00%) Highcharts JS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Marmalade SDK
1 2 (100.00%) MooTools
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Zend