The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 36 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% - 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% - 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £395 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £10.50
Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 172 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.77% 49.57% 50.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 92 93
Average daily rate £388 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £54.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Sitecore
South East

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £370 - £420 per annum + rolling extension
Posted: 25 days ago