The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 63 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
362 420 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.92% 55.26% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 177 114
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £174 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 17
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +36.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sitecore
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C#