The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 106 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.36% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 2.16% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate £375 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -
Sitecore CMS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
295 278 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.26% 16.64% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 153 130
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1166.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CMS
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 11 (91.67%) OWASP
2 11 (91.67%) Web Testing
2 11 (91.67%) EPiServer
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Framework
2 11 (91.67%) WCAG
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Process Management
5 5 (41.67%) Capita
5 5 (41.67%) User Experience
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (50.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 4 (33.33%) UX Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
7 2 (16.67%) Consultant
7 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (16.67%) Technical Developer
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Framework
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) OWASP
2 11 (91.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Web Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
5 5 (41.67%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 11 (91.67%) EPiServer
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Capita
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