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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 99 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 2.42% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £9.50
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
309 248 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.83% 16.32% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 152 107
Median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £19.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) MVC
3 11 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) OWASP
3 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
3 11 (78.57%) WCAG
3 11 (78.57%) Web Testing
3 11 (78.57%) EPiServer
3 11 (78.57%) HTML5
3 11 (78.57%) SpecFlow
3 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
3 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (78.57%) BDD
3 11 (78.57%) CSS3
4 10 (71.43%) Scrum
5 8 (57.14%) Web Development
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Process Management
7 5 (35.71%) Capita
7 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 5 (35.71%) User Experience
8 2 (14.29%) Data Management
8 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) SpecFlow
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
3 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) HTML Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Lead Developer
5 4 (28.57%) UX Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
6 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
7 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
2 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) CSS3
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) BDD
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) OWASP
2 11 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (78.57%) Web Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Web Development
5 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
5 5 (35.71%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) 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