The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 -
% change year-on-year
+14.74% -
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 117 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 47.95% 40.91% 51.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 92
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £202 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Sitecore
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) git-flow

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) git-flow
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft