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 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 97 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% - 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.94% - 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Average daily rate £370 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
279 245 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.36% 17.28% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 141 117
Average daily rate £375 £349 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 11
Average hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.40 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 10 £370 -
Sitecore CMS
North West

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) CSS3
4 11 (78.57%) SpecFlow
4 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
4 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (78.57%) BDD
4 11 (78.57%) OWASP
4 11 (78.57%) EPiServer
4 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 11 (78.57%) WCAG
4 11 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (78.57%) Web Testing
4 11 (78.57%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Process Management
6 5 (35.71%) Capita
6 5 (35.71%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development
9 1 (7.14%) Git (software)

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 14 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Grunt
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 7 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
5 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Lead Developer
5 4 (28.57%) UX Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
7 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 12 (85.71%) CSS3
3 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
3 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 11 (78.57%) BDD
3 11 (78.57%) OWASP
3 11 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 11 (78.57%) Web Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 5 (35.71%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 11 (78.57%) EPiServer
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Capita
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Ektron